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American Alliance of Museums Announces One Newly Accredited Museum and 15 Reaccreditations

Accredited at the October 2018 meeting of the Alliance's Accreditation Commission, 16 museums have demonstrated they meet standards and best practices and represented themselves as …

American Alliance of Museums Empanels Education Task Force

The Alliance has empaneled a task force to examine whether educational philosophies should be articulated as one of the  core documents that museums maintain to ensure professional …

3 Questions with the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs

Recently, we heard from Dr. Adam Long, Director of the Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center, and Ann Burroughs, President and CEO, of the Japanese American National Museum about …

3 Questions with the Japanese American National Museum

Recently we heard from Dr. Adam Long, Director of the Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center about their experience in Accreditation. Today, we hear from Ann Burroughs, President …

The African American Firefighter Museum’s MAP Experience

The Museum Assessment Program (MAP) is undergoing some exciting changes, including two brand new assessment types and updates to existing ones. If your museum is interested in MAP, mark …

3 Questions with the Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center

Earlier this year, we heard from the Imagine Children’s Museum, the Mob Museum, the Museum of Danish America, and the Nichols House Museum on what it means to achieve accreditation. In this …

3 Questions with the Nichols House Museum

Over the past few week’s we’ve heard from the Imagine Children’s Museum, the Mob Museum, and the Museum of Danish America on what it means to achieve accreditation. This …

3 Questions with the Museum of Danish America

Over the past two week’s we’ve heard from the Imagine Children’s Museum and the Mob Museum on what it means to achieve accreditation. This week we hear from Rasmus …

3 Questions with the Mob Museum

Last week we heard from Nancy Johnson about the Imagine Children’s Museum’s accreditation experience. This week we talk with Jonathan Ullman, Executive Director of the Mob …

3 Questions with the Imagine Children’s Museum

  Pursuing museum accreditation can be a daunting prospect. But accreditation not only increases a museum’s credibility and value to its community and peers, it helps ensure the …

Measuring Impact in the Cultural Sector: Catching up with Harry Verwayen of Europeana

Though Washington D.C. didn’t get the worst of spring storm Stella, the weather promised just enough snow and ice to cause cancellations, delays, and low-level havoc on people’s schedules. …

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