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Historic House Museum Issues and Operations Workshop
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Onsite Workshop: Why are historic houses necessary to their communities? How are historic house museums unique? This workshop focuses on the unique needs, management, and interpretation of historic houses. Cost: $280 AASLH Members/ $405 Nonmembers.

4/28/2016 to 4/29/2016
When: Thursday, April 28, 2016
8-5 pm
Where: Brucemore
2160 Linden Dr., SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa  52403
United States
Contact: Bethany Hawkins
(615) 320-3203


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With a focus on historic house museums, topics to be covered during the workshop include collections care, types of research appropriate for historic house museums, exhibition development, interpretive tours, volunteers, and building and landscape maintenance. 

Cost: $280 AASLH Members/ $405 Nonmembers.  

Join us at Brucemore, an unparalleled blend of tradition and culture. At the heart of the historic 26-acre estate stands a 19th-century mansion, filled with the stories of three Cedar Rapids families. 

Faculty for the workshop will be Max van Balgooy, President, Engaging Places, LLC, Maryland, and George McDaniel, Executive Director, Drayton Hall, Charleston, SC.