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International Museum Day - 2018

Start Time: May 25, 2018 16:00 | End Time: May 31, 2019 16:00
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​In the context of International Museum Day, the Mauritius Museums Council has organised two painting competitions at national level among students of grade 12 in Mauritius and Rodrigues. The themes chosen were as follows:

1- Local Trees of Mauritius

2- Lame dan Lame pou enn Lil Moris Modern

A Prize giving ceremony and an exhibition on Edward Pitot also was held at the National History Museum, Mahebourg on 18th May 2018.

Winners of the competitions were awarded prizes as follows:

Theme : Local Trees of Mauritius

1st Prize:     Brouard Hannah of Northfields International School, Mapou

2nd Prize:   Gunga Nuweshari of Mauritius College Boys, Curepipe

3rd Prize:    Lo Wan Sing Jean-François of London College, Port Louis


Theme : Lame dan Lame pou enn Lil Moris Modern

 1st Prize:   Bookun Rouma Devi of Bon Accueil State College

2nd Prize:   Daby Yannish of Sookdeo Bissoondoyal State College, Rose Belle

3rd Prize:   Doyal Mansi of Mahatma Gandhi SS, Solferino ,Vacoas


The paintings have been displayed at the National History Museum,


Mahebourg for one week.



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                                    Opening Ceremony by Honourable Minister                                                                               Award of prize to winners

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                                           Winners of Prizes                                                                                    Prize winners


























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