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1. Welcome

1. Welcome

The mission of the Bata Shoe Museum is to contribute to the knowledge and understanding of the role of footwear in the social and cultural life of humanity. Through acquiring, conserving, researching, communicating and exhibiting material evidence related to the history of footwear and shoemaking, the Museum illuminates cultural history around the world. Its international collection of over 13 000 artifacts spans 4500 years of history.