Annual Conference

Call for Session Proposals Due May 1

Conference theme:  Cultural Placemaking: Museums in the 21st Century 


Place: Oak Park, IL

Participating Museums:  Frank Lloyd Wright Trust, Oak Park and River Forest Historical Society, Pleasant Home Foundation, Oak Park Art League, and The Ernest Hemingway Foundation.  (Tours will include more area museums as well).  Primary conference location: The Nineteenth Century Club and Charitable Association.

Date:  September 28-30, 2016 


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2015 IAM Annual Conference in Springfield
a Big Success!

The Association had another successful Conference this past September.  Great attendance, great weather, and a great collaboration with the Illinois State Museum and the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency!  

Thanks to our 2015 Annual Conference Sponsors!!!


See you next year in Oak Park!