How do we change a museum’s relationship with its building? Interview with Steven Snyder

Dr. Steven Snyder is the President & CEO for the Fleet Science Center in San Diego, CA. Since taking on the role in 2013, Steve has redefined the Fleet’s role, taking it from a science center in Balboa Park to a community organization dedicated to helping all San Diegans achieve their place in our shared…

What do we do now?

This is a week for reaching out; for me, that includes working on a post for Museum Questions, after a very long absence. This is a week when, while spending time isolated, we learn we are not alone. This short episode of “The Daily” shares how the tone of the internet has changed over the…

Journey to the Sea: Exploring the environment in a children’s museum

Originally posted on Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice:
Today’s Guest Post is by Rebecca Shulman Herz, Director of the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum in Peoria, Illinois, USA, and Margaret LeJeune, an image-maker, curator, and educator from Rochester, New York.  The Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum is a 3-year-old museum located in Central Illinois, USA. Our…