The Empathetic Museum: Beyond Playing Nice

  • Sunday, October 21, 2018
  • 9:00 am- 4:00 pm


Janeen Bryant, Community Engagement Specialist and Museum Consultant
Stacey Mann, Interpretive Strategist & Exhibition Developer
To deeply connect with its community, an institution must have an inner core commitment to empathy. This practical workshop will immerse participants in the five characteristics of an empathetic museum and engage them in an honest assessment of their own institutional practices. Attendees will gain insights into planning for and effecting change in their museums and communities.