Symposium - A Museum for the People: Museums and Their Communities, 50 Years Later

Fri Dec 6, 8:30am–6:30pm
Presented by: Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Tickets · Free with RSVP
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Did we believe museums could transform communities, or did communities transform museums? What is a community museum today? Who is represented? Looking back on the “A Museum for the People” symposium in 1969 with some of the original participants to discuss the evolution of the community museum’s role in an ever-changing social and political landscape.

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