Cumberland Center, Maine
Maine Archives and Museums (MAM) is the only professional association representing museums, archives, historical societies, and other collecting institutions in the state of Maine. Our purpose is to develop and foster a network of citizens and institutions in Maine who identify, collect, interpret, and/or provide access to materials relating to history, living collections, and culture.
The Maryland Museums Association (MMA) is an alliance of historical and cultural institutions that collect, hold, interpret, and protect the cultural and material heritage within the State. The association advocates for members by enhancing professionalism in those institutions and individuals, and promoting awareness of museum interests.
MMA has been supporting the work of Michigan museums for nearly 60 years. Our members include the institutions, professionals and volunteers of the Michigan museum community who believe that strong museums help us better understand ourselves and our world.
Museums make Minnesota a better place to live, learn, and work. The Minnesota Association of Museums provides a forum for museum professionals in Minnesota.
An all-volunteer program, the Mississippi Museums Association was founded in 1976 by an interested group of museum professionals.
The Missouri Museums Association encourages communication, cooperation and collaboration among museums, historic sites, archives, historical societies, libraries, national/state parks, and all persons who desire to affiliate with such organizations in the State of Missouri. This includes paid and unpaid museum staff members, museum board members, museum friends, and public and private institutions.
Troy, New York
Chartered in 1962, the Museum Association of New York is a member-based service organization that works on behalf of all museums in the state to strengthen organizational capacity and give voice to the field's needs.
To accomplish its organizational purpose, Museums Alaska maintains a central office to receive and disburse information about museums, cultural centers and their activities, and to collect and share professional opportunities. Museums Alaska publishes the quarterly newsletter, Network, and organizes an annual meeting and conference to focus on the needs of Alaska museum professionals, volunteers, and their institutions.
The Museums Association of Montana (MAM) promotes
professionalism and cooperation among the museums of Montana. MAM is an organization for all types of museums--art, history, science, general, and individuals who are interested in improving and strengthening Montana's museums.