The Alliance has compiled this set of tourism resources from throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.
Americans for the Arts shares its Arts and Economic Prosperity IV: The Economic Impact of Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences report which is the latest in a series of reports revealing the impact of America’s nonprofit arts industry on the national and local economies.
The Texas Commission on the Arts shares a cultural tourism toolkit that may be useful to small museums. It has information on starting a cultural tourism program; steps for building a tourism message; guidelines for developing different types of tours; funding sources; and samples such as letters, a tourism assessment survey, and tourism messages.
The U.S. Travel Association conducts domestic and international travel research. Limited trends and statistics from this research are summarized on the website.