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museumplanner.org had a great 2012 – Thank you all !

1 Comment 14 December 2012

2012

museumplanner.org had a wonderful 2012 – Thank you all !

Accomplishments in 2012:

Plans for 2013

  • 2013 Museum Exhibition Cost Survey
  • Top Museums 2012 Report
  • 2012 Best Exhibitions
  • More content on kinetic sculpture
  • More content on “Museum 4.0″
  • museumexhibits.com to become the internets most respected website for “off the shelf exhibits and interactive sculpture”
  • Interactive sculpture installed at a museum
  • First draft of a book on museum planning
  • Museum U” - set up online museum class content
  • Apply for Hub Museum as a NFS Grant
  • Science Center project
  • Continue to build green-exhibits.org as a resource
  • Continue to build museumaccess.org as a resource
  • Continue work on “The Future of Museums” lecture
  • Continued success of “Alcatraz: Life on the Rock”
  • More great clients in 2013 !

Thank you for the great year!  Looking forward to completing more research on the topic of Museum Planning & Exhibition Design at museumplanner.org and working with more great clients in 2013.

~Mark Walhimer
Museum Planner

Museum Planning

What is Museum Master Planning?

2 Comments 20 May 2009

Museum Master Planning is the creation of documents to describe a new museum’s vision, the visitor experience and an organizational plan for the new institution.

Museum Master Planning includes:

  1. A review of institutional assets and collections
  2. A review of local attractions and museums
  3. Educational objectives of the new institution
  4. Experience objectives of the new institution
  5. Exhibition story line
  6. Visitor flow diagrams
  7. Thematic treatments
  8. Preliminary exhibition layout
  9. Style Boards
  10. Exhibition Renderings
  11. Preliminary staffing plan
  12. Preliminary project schedule
  13. Preliminary project budget

Museum Master Planning is created by a museum planning team, that include; museum staff and volunteers, members of the board of directors, a museum planner and representatives of city and state planning agencies.

The objective of  Museum Master Planning is to create a clear and concise “road map” for the creation of new institution and a sustainable long term museum vision.

 

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