Conferences and courses for history and preservation professionals

This is the largest list of history, heritage, and preservation conferences, annual meetings, workshops, seminars, webinars, classes, online courses, and other online events for professionals in the United States. Add yours.

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Opening and Closing Seasonal Museums

August 20, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
July 21, 2018 - 10:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
August 19, 2018 - 12:00 pm
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Care and Conservation of Historic Cannons

August 20, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   
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Moving Museum Collections

September 3, 2018 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Introduction to Museums

September 3, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
August 4, 2018 - 10:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 2, 2018 - 12:00 pm
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Matting and Framing

September 3, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
August 4, 2018 - 10:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 2, 2018 - 12:00 pm
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Formative Evaluations for Exhibits and Public Programs

September 3, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
August 4, 2018 - 10:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 2, 2018 - 12:00 pm
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Care and Conservation of Historic Firearms

September 10, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Paranormal Investigations and Programs in Museums and Historic Sites

September 17, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Care and Conservation of Archeological Collections

September 24, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

10th Biennial International Fields of Conflict Conference

September 26, 2018 — Wednesday
Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center Ledyard, Connecticut    

10th Bi-Annual International Fields of Conflict Conference

September 26, 2018 — Wednesday - September 30, 2018 — Sunday
Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center Mashantucket, Connecticut   
February 1, 2018 - 9:00 pm CFP deadline

Museum Management

October 1, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
September 1, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 30, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Collections Management Policies for Museums and Related Institutions

October 1, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
September 1, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 30, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Design and Construction of Exhibit Mounts

October 1, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
September 1, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 30, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

The Volunteer Handbook

October 1, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
September 1, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
September 30, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Storage for Museum Collections

October 1, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Care and Conservation of Historic Silver

October 8, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

The Problem with Plastics

October 15, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
October 14, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Care and Conservation of Historic Copper, Brass, and Bronze

October 15, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Condition Reporting for Collections and Historic Buildings

October 22, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Care and Conservation of Historic Iron

October 29, 2018 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Integrated Pest Management: The Plan and Implementation

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Interpretive Writing

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Care & Management for Archives and Works on Paper

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Preservation Environments

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
October 6, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
November 4, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Care of Textiles

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
October 6, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
November 4, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Collection Protection – Are you Prepared?

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
November 4, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Collection Inventories

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
October 6, 2018 - 11:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount
November 4, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

The Mission Statement: Is it really that important?

November 5, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
November 4, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

Education Collections

November 12, 2018 — Monday
Northern States Conservation Center Online   
November 11, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline

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August 19, 2018 Register by: Opening and Closing Seasonal Museums
September 2, 2018 Register by: Introduction to Museums
September 2, 2018 Register by: Matting and Framing
September 2, 2018 Register by: Formative Evaluations for Exhibits and Public Programs
September 1, 2018 Reg deadline: Museum Management
September 30, 2018 Registration Deadline: Museum Management
September 1, 2018 Reg deadline: Collections Management Policies for Museums and Related Institutions
September 30, 2018 Registration Deadline: Collections Management Policies for Museums and Related Institutions
September 1, 2018 Reg deadline: Design and Construction of Exhibit Mounts
September 30, 2018 Registration Deadline: Design and Construction of Exhibit Mounts
September 1, 2018 Reg deadline: The Volunteer Handbook
September 30, 2018 Registration Deadline: The Volunteer Handbook
October 14, 2018 Registration Deadline: The Problem with Plastics
October 6, 2018 Reg deadline: Preservation Environments
November 4, 2018 Registration Deadline: Preservation Environments
October 6, 2018 Reg deadline: Care of Textiles
November 4, 2018 Registration Deadline: Care of Textiles
November 4, 2018 Registration Deadline: Collection Protection – Are you Prepared?
October 6, 2018 Reg deadline: Collection Inventories
November 4, 2018 Registration Deadline: Collection Inventories
November 4, 2018 Registration Deadline: The Mission Statement: Is it really that important?
November 11, 2018 Registration Deadline: Education Collections