Maria Teresa Pérez Testor

Degree in Medicine from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and in Psychiatry from the University of Barcelona.

Psychiatrist at the Vidal Barraquer Foundation since 2000.

Coordinator of the “CCCB Alzheimer’s program” from 2010 to 2021. Coordinator of the programs “The museum is approaching” and “The dance is approaching” since 2020 by Apropa Cultura.

Adviser on issues of aging and culture.


Museums and the Elderly. What Can We Do?

Maria Teresa Pérez Testor

Publication date: 09/11/2022


This article is a compilation of activities for the elderly carried out since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic.

“The museum is approaching,” “Museums just a click away,” “Museums visit you,” “Museums are waiting for you,” “Elderly Art,” “With or without sugar,” “CulturalMENT Project,” “Welcoming the Elderly,” (DIM 2021), “Contrast sessions for projects aimed at the elderly.”

These activities have been organized by different entities such as Apropa Cultura, the Museums and Accessibility Working Group, the Barcelona City Council, the Public Health Agency of the Barcelona City Council, the Ministry of Culture of the Government of Catalonia, the Management of the Provincial Council of Barcelona, and the Reflection Group of Activities and Publics.