The Report

After two years of research and discussion within the museum field, the report from the Summerlee Commission on the Financial Sustainability of History Organizations is now available. Download it free from the Summerlee Foundation website. This study addresses the plight of history organizations whose prospects of long-term survival are precarious. With a pressing need for new models, this study questions fundamental assumptions about governance and funding. It is a “must read” for museum professionals in the Texas history community.

Summerlee Commission Report