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AAM Statement in Response to the Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping

Arlington, VA — On September 22, 2020, the President of the United States issued an Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping. The Executive Order (EO), among other …

AAM’s Statement on Ceased COVID-19 Relief Negotiations

American Alliance of Museums Proposes Plan to Get Field Back to Work

United States May Lose One-third of All Museums, New Survey Shows

American Alliance of Museums to participate in NEH Held in Trust: A National Convening on Conservation and Preservation

Alliance Announces Latest Accreditation Awards – 8 Museums Receive This High Honor

Twenty-six organizations have gained accolades in the 21st annual Media & Technology MUSE Awards

Nine Museum Exhibitions Recognized with Excellence in Exhibition awards

Four Museums Recognized with 2020 Sustainability Excellence Awards

American Alliance of Museums Welcomes Four New Board Members and New Board Leadership

American Alliance of Museums and Museum Hue Unveil Partnership

AAM EdCom Awards Presented to 2 Museum Professionals and 3 Museum Programs

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Europe’s Museums Are Open, but the Public Isn’t Coming

Category: COVID-19

Visitor information from across Europe tells a fairly consistent story: Museums that have reopened have about a third of the visitors they had this time last year. The Louvre in Paris …

How Will Museums Haunt Us This Halloween?

Category: Public Programming
If you’re up for an extra dose of eeriness in this already odd year, you’re in luck! Halloween is imminent, and even in a pandemic museums have plans to mark the occasion. …

Downsizing Our Museum in the Face of a Pandemic

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
According to the Alliance’s first COVID snapshot of museum operations, conducted this past summer, one-third of US museums expected to lose over 40 percent of their annual operating income …

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