The Way We Do the Things We Do: Making History-Making Visible

Photos of Sami people and others dressed as Sami at the Nordic Museum. By…


Small but Mighty: Empowering You to Make Over Your Exhibit

By Crystal Wimer, Executive Director, Harrison County WV Historical Society I…


Bringing the Past to the Present: Contemporary Issues at Historic Sites and Museums

Are you interested in connecting your site’s history with a current issue? Or…


Historic House Call: Developing Discussion Based Interpretation

Conversation. Chat. Dialogue. Discussion. These are words that visitors may not…


Three Ways History Organizations Can Talk About Environmental History

Image from Ursus Among Us exhibit. Want to explore the intersection between the…


What Public Historians Can Learn from Fourth Graders

Ranger Nick Sacco with a group of Fourth Graders at Ulysses S. Grant National…


Relevancy on the Prairie: Lawrence Welk’s Childhood Home

The Welk Homestead State Historic Site, located near Strasburg, ND. Photo by…


A New Way to Hire Interpreters: Lessons from Old World Wisconsin

Members of the Madison Theater rehearse for the one-act play, "Over the…


Webinar: Interpreting Food at Museums and Historic Sites

This Interpreting Food at Museums and Historic Sites webinar will provide an…