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April 1, 2020

Coronavirus Resources for Cultural Organizations

Office of State History

Museums across New York State are closing and delaying events in response to Covid-19. Organizations at the state and national level have been compiling lists of resources for museums and cultural organizations.

Arts Service Initiative of Western New York:

New York Council of Non-Profits:

The Museum Association of New York:

American Alliance for Museums:

Americans for the Arts:

Association of Art Museum Directors:

National Endowment for the Arts:

National Trust for Historic Preservation:

We know that all of New York's historical community is struggling to deal with this deadly pandemic. Please be safe and follow the guidelines related to COVID-19 posted by the New York State Department of Health here:
Due to the fluidity of the situation this information is updated frequently so please check the site often. Be safe, be smart, be prepared.