Museums Alaska is the statewide museum association of individuals and institutions committed to: Preserving the natural and human history of Alaska; Improving museums as educational institutions; Promoting training of staff; Acting as a clearinghouse for information of interest to museums; Promoting the improvement of museums in all areas; Cooperating with similar organizations, and Promoting understanding of the purpose, function and areas of Alaskas museums. To accomplish its organizational purpose, Museums Alaska maintains a central office to receive and disburse information about museums, cultural centers and their activities, and to collect and share professional opportunities. Museums Alaska organizes an annual conference to focus on the needs of Alaska museum professionals, volunteers, and their institutions. The conference further supports Alaskas communities, by traveling to a new rural or urban community each year.
How Pick.Click.Give. makes a difference
Your Pick.Click.Give. contribution directly supports Museums Alaskas mission and provides opportunities for the improvement of museums and cultural centers across the state of Alaska. With your Pick.Click.Give. support, we are better able to provide a statewide community resource that is inclusive, supports Alaskas heritage, serves as a conduit for sharing, partnerships, and community building, and supports unique Alaskan needs in creative ways. We support Alaskas museums and cultural centers by providing professional development opportunities, training, and information sharing, so that they can preserve and share the history and culture of Alaska.