The Wing Luke Museum, the only Pan-Asian Pacific American Museum in the U.S, was established in the late 1960’s to present the history, culture and important issues of the Asian-American community. The historic East Kong Yick Building in Seattle’s Chinatown/international district is the new home of the museum, replacing its original 10,000 sq. ft. location. […]
The World War II museum has hosted more than 1.7 million visitors since 2000. Approximately 50% of visitors indicated that the museum was one of their top two reasons for visiting New Orleans. The multi-phase redevelopment and expansion of the World War II Museum is now a six-acre campus of exhibition pavilions that includes a […]
Madison Children’s Museum recently refinanced its construction debt, which engaged three banks plus a community loan fund and utilized $6 million in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) financing.
Construction of the International Civil Rights Center & Museum (Museum) in Greensboro, N.C., received a much needed financial injection from U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation (USBCDC), which provided tax credit equity financing that combined $28 million of New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation authority from its Community Development Entity (CDE) USBCDE, LLC and partner CDE […]
The Briscoe Western Art Museum, named in honor of the late Texas Governor, Dolph Briscoe,Jr. and his wife, Janey Slaughter Briscoe, preserves and interprets the art, history, and culture of the American West through engaging exhibitions, educational programs, and public events reflective of the region’s rich traditions and shared heritage.
Thinkery is a non-profit LEED Silver educational museum for children. ACM offers “Open Door Access” providing free admission to anyone regardless of their ability to pay. The Thinkery includes numerous education programs addressing environmental sustainability, such as water and energy conservation. The facility includes exhibit galleries on green values, recycling, use of repurposed materials and […]
NMTC financing helped make the expansion and renovation of a childrens museum possible. Financing was used to make exhibit design upgrades and expansions throughout the existing Museum. Museum anticipates that more visitors will be served through the Play for All program, a program designed to offer free family memberships, discounts to school and community groups, […]
In 1891, citizens of Coos County, Oregon formed the Historical Society. This act has led to the donation of over 50,000 artifacts and 250,000 images, housed in the Coos History Museum. When the surrounding community began to deteriorate and businesses moved away, the museum suffered a major decrease in visitors. In 2002, they began efforts […]
Minnesota Museum of African Art
Construction and renovation of historic building for expansion of a children’s museum and relocation of a charter school and other nonprofit organizations. The expansion will create the largest cultural campus for children in the US and will house MuseumLab, an experiential learning space whereparticipants of all ages can learn design, construction, and engineering skills, supported […]