How Do You use the Collection at Your Historic House?

Recorded: September 2011
Duration:  75 minutes

Historic house museums and historic sites are focusing the needs of their visitors now more than ever. This roundtable discussion attempts to find balance between engaging interpretation and collections care and safety. Explore challenges, strategies, and solutions from our own historic sites, encourage discussion, and build relationships and professional connections in the process.

Presenters: Cindy Olsen, Minnesota Historical Society (Chair); Allison Deeds, Montpelier; Christopher Shires, Historic Ford Estates; Sarah Stroud, Drayton Hall; Alison Wright, Montgomery County Historical Society