Museum Makeover Applications Now Open!

Deadline: January 5, 2023

Is your museum looking for a bit of a refresh? Apply for year two of the Museum Makeover program. Grant recipients will receive on-site consultation from our team of Traveling Curators and up to $3,000 towards their exhibition, historic house interpretation, or collections storage project.

Want to learn more? Visit the Conservation ConneCTion website for application details and examples of past projects. You can also sign up for our free online info session on Monday, December 5 at noon.

Funded by CT Humanities, and organized through a partnership between CLHO and Conservation ConneCTion, Museum Makeover grants are designed to improve the visitor experience at cultural heritage organizations throughout Connecticut.

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