Changing Expectations, A School in a Museum

In anticipation of the upcoming conference in Grand Rapids – themed “Changing Expectations” – we asked our colleagues at Grand Rapids Public Museum share how they worked with community partners to create a new museum-based model for a high school. The Grand Rapids Public Museum is a community asset dedicated […]

Tips for Marketing House Museums

About our guest contributor: Alongside a great team, Jane Pederson, Glensheen Mansion’s Marketing Manager has helped Glensheen double its tour attendance and revenue in a few short years. After five years of marketing at Glensheen, she’s excited to share the things that they’ve learned along the way. Glensheen had the […]

From the Archive: Zootopia 1944

From time to time, we look back into the AMM Archive to see what we find. This post was authored by Megan Stout Sibbel, historian, professor and co-chair of the 2017 Conference in Des Moines. Among museum professionals today, conversations frequently turn towards issues of engagement and inclusion. Strategies […]