Museum magazine

Museum magazine

Museum, the Alliance’s award-winning magazine, addresses the issues and challenges facing museums today and is a must-read for those who work for museums and those who love them.  Published bi-monthly, recent issues have focused on engaging new audiences, trends in museum education, strategies for creating an ideal board, and a futuristic view of museums.

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Museum is a benefit of Alliance membership!

  • Tier 2 and 3 Museum members, Ally members and Industry members receive 1 print copy for the organization. Staff have access to the digital edition.
  • Professional and Retiree individual members receive a print subscription and access to the digital edition.
  • Student individual members receive access to the digital edition only.

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Alliance members can access the digital version of Museum to read it on the go. Log in to read the current and archived issues. Alliance members can browse the archives for select articles from 2008 to present.

Subscribing to Museum is Easy:

Print subscriptions are available to the public, members who want multiple copies of Museum or those who don’t receive a print subscription with their membership. There are two ways to subscribe:

  • Order online by following the instructions below

Bonus Offer

Bundle and save! Save 10% by purchasing a subscription to both Museum & Exhibition magazines. Exhibition is 100 pages packed with thought-provoking articles, exhibition critiques and commentary, technical articles, and essays. It is published twice a year by the National Association for Museum Exhibition (NAME), one of AAM’s Professional Networks.

Subscriptions to Exhibition are not included as a benefit of Alliance or NAME membership. Subscriptions are available for purchase by anyone. Because of postage, your subscription rate is based on your mailing address.

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$107.10

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