Address
P O Box 2603
Raleigh, NC 27602
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Lindsey A. Lambert, President

Description

N.C. Museums Council is a membership organization representing museums of all kinds across the state of North Carolina.

The North Carolina Museums Council (NCMC) purpose is to enhance public education by improving the administrative, interpretive, and collections practices of museums, historic sites, science centers and related facilities in North Carolina. NCMC also strives to stimulate public support for the work performed by these facilities, and to provide a forum in which Council members can exchange ideas, as well as foster cooperation and improved communication with the communities they serve.

YOU’RE INVITED TO BE PART OF OUR MUSEUM COMMUNITY

Become a part of the organization that has promoted excellence in North Carolina’s museum community for more than 40 years: the North Carolina Museum Council. NCMC is a non-profit organization of museums and individuals interested in the advancement of North Carolina museums and the museum profession. In addition to museums, NCMC serves visual art centers, zoos, aquariums, historic houses, planetariums, educational forests, and science centers. Any individual or institution interested in the museum field, including students and professionals, is eligible to join NCMC regardless of professional position, field of study, or residence.

Governance

Current paid members of the Council are the voting body for major decisions, officers and committee chairs. The Board of Trustees handles other Council decisions as established by the Council by-laws.

Publications

Quarterly newsletter is posted on the www.ncmuseums.org website.