Mission, objective and values


Promoting knowledge and reflection on human migrations, from a perspective that favors preservation, communication and expression of the cultural heritage of the various nationalities and ethnic groups that contribute to the diversity of the Brazilian society.



  • Ensuring that the thematic, chronological and geographic approach defined in the curatorial project are approached interactively in communication actions by the institution by using a language of easy understanding by the different audiences.
  • Presenting, in context, the representative museum collection for each theme approached.
  • Providing different standpoints on the Museum themes so that the audience can form a critical opinion on themes.
  • Creating effective means of participation of communities in Museum programs.


Consolidating the position of national and international reference as museum and research center and reference on migratory movements in Brazil.