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Where are blacks, women? Living history museums rethink past

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion
BOSTON - A Massachusetts living history museum that depicts life in the early 19th century is looking to overhaul the way it presents the past in an effort to stay relevant to a 21st …

A Museum’s Transformation: Cleveland Museum of Art Goes Deep for Inclusion

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion
August 29, 2018; Next City Issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion are not new to the art museum world. NPQ has reported extensively on the underrepresentation of people of color and the …

Museums With a Single Focus: How to Attract The Non-Enthusiast

Category: Visitor Experience
When I arrived at the Finger Lakes Boating Museum to discover dozens and dozens of recreational wooden boats so lovingly displayed, I could tell there was a lot of passion for this …