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New research from the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) and Wilkening Consulting find that among the public, museums remain a top trusted source of...

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Brick and log structures at the McChesney Farm Slave Descendants and Dwellings In 2019, Historic Lexington Foundation (HLF) began an initiative to...

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In 1900, about 40% of Americans lived in rural areas, By 2010, less than 18% of the U.S. population lived in rural areas. In just over a century,...

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Do you have an impactful story to tell? What challenges or successes can you share with your colleagues to help the museum field grow? Are there...

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We are excited to return to our partnership programming with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts as we present the next installment in the Connect to...

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VAM is excited to present a new & affordable professional development opportunity only for VAM members! Featuring Beth Ziesenis (aka Your Nerdy...

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Join Us in Welcoming Rebecca Guest as Our New Membership & Development Manager We are excited to welcome back our friend and colleague Rebecca...

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The 2021 VAM Leadership and Advocacy Fellow needs your help with her project!

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Thanks to our Strategic Partners - DLR Group - for sharing their straight-forward, easy to follow guide, for museums preparing to re-open, taking...

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Our annual report is here! In addition to VAM's numbers, we also have included details from our member survey about how COVID has affected museums....

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Nominations are now open for VAM's annual conference awards - Museum Educator of the Year & Museum Innovation Nominate your rock star...

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The Virginia Association of Museums is pleased to announce the final awards selection for the 2020 Conserving Diversity edition of the Virginia's...

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