Museum Planner Blog Survey Results

Mark Walhimer Museum Visitor, museumplanner.org Leave a Comment

Thank you all for participating! 73 people participated in the survey. Results Summary: The majority of participants are interested in the planning of science centers, the majority of participants are museum staff, interested in the process of planning of new exhibitions for currently open museums. 1. What type of museum planning are you the most interested in? Science Center number …

COVID-19 Impact on Museums

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Introduction I am working on the final edits of the Designing Museum Experiences manuscript. One of the most difficult numbers is the impact of COVID-19. As of today, more than 10,000 museums worldwide may close permanently.. Impact Worldwide In 2020, UNESCO estimated that there are 95,000 museums worldwide, and predicts 10% permanently close (9,500 museums worldwide close permanently).  “The study reveals that …