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Running a Museum

Running a Museum

Running a museum, by the Museum of New Zealand

"Manage your institution with skill, whether you’re starting small or growing fast, by following these best-practice guidelines for running a museum."


  • Exhibition development
  • Setting up a museum
  • Legal compliance
  • Governance and leadership
  • Staff and volunteer management
  • Customer service
  • Bicultural development
  • Marketing, visitor research, and museum evaluation
  • Funding and sponsorship