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Saturday, March 28

Pre-Conference Workshops // Museum and Folk Art Forum

Extend your learning opportunities and gain hands on experience with these immersive and interactive pre-conference workshops.

All workshops require pre-registration available when you register for the conference. Space is limited.

If you have already registered for the conference but would like to add any workshops to your registration please Email MANY

$55 for MANY Members
$65 for Museum Professionals

Registration fee includes lunch, reception, and all workshop materials.

All workshop attendees are invited to attend the Museum and Folk Art Forum program with Simon Shaheen, Violinist, Oudist, Professor of Strings, Berklee School of Music at 3:15 PM in the Huxley Theater at the New York State Museum followed by a reception at 4:15 PM.

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*If you have already registered for the conference but would like to add any workshops to your registration please Email MANY

Museum and Folk Art Forum // NYS Museum, Huxley Theater

10 AM - 6 PM

Join us for demonstrations, performances, and discussions that will explore and strengthen the ways museums, folklorists, and traditional artists can work together to build understanding around the interpretation and presentation of traditional arts and shared informal learning practices.

$55 Members of MANY and NY Folklore
$65 Cultural Professionals

Registration includes lunch and closing reception.

Click here to learn more about the Museums and Folk Arts Forum

Inside the 17th century Long House at Ganondagan State Historic Site

Cancellation Policy

All requests for refunds must be made in writing via e-mailand received before March 20, 2020. A full refund, less a $40 administrative charge, will be issued. Refunds requested after this date will not be granted, including requests made based on absence due to illness, late arrival for courses and/or weather conditions.

Conference schedule including pre-conference workshops, is subject to change. For information please email or call 518-273-3400

Reserve your room at the Conference Hotel

The Hilton Albany is our conference hotel located steps away from the NYS Museum, New York State Capital, New York State Education Building, and more!

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The Museum Association of New York strengthens the capacity of New York State’s cultural community by supporting professional standards and organizational development. We provide advocacy, training, and networking opportunities so that museums and museum professionals may better serve their missions and communities.

Museum Association of New York is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization. 

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