About Us

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TAM Mission Statement

The Texas Association of Museums strengthens the Texas museum community through collaborations, connections, professional development, and advocacy.

TAM Vision Statement

TAM serves our museum community by nurturing and training museum leaders, developing and celebrating the field, and voicing the public worth of museums.

TAM Core Values

  • We educate our members as to best practice in the field.

  • We provide opportunities for our members to connect and learn from each other.

  • We empower our members to become leaders in the field.

  • We strengthen Texas Museums.

  • We recognize excellence.

  • We advocate for the important role of museums