Interpretive Planning

Sample Documents

American Alliance of Museums

AAM provides Tier 3 museum members with sample interpretive plans, and interpretive clothing policies.

Standards and Practices for Interpretive Planning

National Association for Interpretation

The National Association for Interpretation shares Standards and Practices for Interpretive Planning (PDF).

Planning for Interpretation & Visitor Experience

National Park Service

The National Park Service (NPS) presents Planning for Interpretation and Visitor Experience, which discusses the elements of an interpretive plan: the desired visitor experience, essential stories, the mix of media and personal services, and the staffing, collections, and research needs to implement the plan. It includes a bibliography (PDF).

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