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So Much For ‘Please Touch,’ After COVID-19, Kids’ Museums Will Be Less Hands-On

It's hard enough for any museum trying to reopen right now, but children's museums face especially tough challenges. (Especially those with names like Philadelphia's Please Touch Museum, …

Van Gogh Painting Stolen After Thieves Apparently Smash Dutch Museum Entrance

‘Time Is Running Out’: Museum Curator In Florida Races To Preserve Holocaust Items

Where ‘Human Zoos’ Once Stood, A Belgian Museum Now Faces Its Colonial Past

3D Scans Help Preserve History, But Who Should Own Them?

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Digital Readiness and Pandemic Adaptations

Category: COVID-19
How can digital practices bolster museum strategies for navigating the COVID-19 pandemic? What barrier may impede taking full advantage of digital opportunities? This webinar presents the …

Point of View: The Era of Traditional Planning Is Over

Category: Mission & Institutional Planning
“‘Inconceivable!’ You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” —Mandy Patinkin, in the role of Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride This article which appeared …

From the President and CEO: Rebuilding for Our Future

Category: Influence of Museums
This article originally appeared in the March/April 2021 issue of Museum magazine, a benefit of AAM membership. The past year has demonstrated where we, as a society, have found strength: …

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