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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Care and Conservation of Historic Pewter and Tin

February 25, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Assessing Risk to Cultural Property 1

March 4, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   
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Grants for Museums and Historic Sites

March 4, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Evaluating Interpretive Exhibits

March 4, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Materials for Exhibit, Moving, and Storage

March 4, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Paranormal Investigations and Programs in Museums and Historic Sites

March 4, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Jefferson's Daughters: Three Sisters, White and Black, in a Young America

March 7, 2019 — Thursday
New England Historic Genealogical Society Boston, Massachusetts    

Irish Immigrant Communities and Settlements in Boston and Beyond

March 9, 2019 — Saturday
New England Historic Genealogical Society Boston, Massachusetts    

Care and Conservation of Historic Firearms

March 11, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

2019 NCHE National Conference

March 14, 2019 — Thursday - March 16, 2019 — Saturday
Crystal Gateway Marriott Arlington, Virginia   
September 24, 2018 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

History Camp Boston 2019

March 16, 2019 — Saturday
Sargent Hall - Suffolk University Law School Boston, Massachusetts   

Care and Conservation of Archeological Collections

March 18, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Bradford House Symposium: Hidden Figures in American History

March 23, 2019 — Saturday
The Duxbury Free Library Duxbury, Massachusetts    

Online Course: Museum Education and Outreach

March 25, 2019 — Monday
American Association for State and Local History Online   

Repair Work: 2019 Annual Meeting of the National Council on Public History

March 27, 2019 — Wednesday - March 30, 2019 — Saturday
Connecticut Convention Center Hartford, Connecticut   
November 7, 2018 - 9:00 am CFP deadline
February 13, 2019 - 11:59 pm Deadline for early registration discount

Musuem Trustee Association Spring Events in Phoenix, AZ

March 28, 2019 — Thursday - March 31, 2019 — Sunday
Heard Museum Phoenix, Arizona   

Introduction to Integrated Pest Management

April 1, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Moving Museum Collections

April 1, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Practical Approaches to Disaster Preparations

April 1, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Workshop: Collections Camp: Textiles

April 1, 2019 — Monday
Connecticut Historical Society Hartford, Connecticut   

Care and Conservation of Historic Cannons

April 1, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

MW19 | MuseWeb Conference

April 2, 2019 — Tuesday - April 6, 2019 — Saturday
Sheraton Boston Hotel at Copley Square Boston, Massachusetts   
January 1, 2019 - 11:59 pm Deadline for early registration discount

23rd annual MuseWeb conference | MW19

April 2, 2019 — Tuesday - April 6, 2019 — Saturday
Sheraton Boston Hotel at Copley Square Boston, Massachusetts    
March 16, 2019 - 11:59 pm
Deadline for discounted hotel reservations.

Librarians and Local Historians Day at New England Regional Genealogical Conference

April 3, 2019 — Wednesday
DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester, New Hampshire   

Care and Conservation of Historic Silver

April 8, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

2019 Digital Commonwealth Annual Conference

April 9, 2019 — Tuesday
Hogan Center at the College of the Holy Cross Worcester, Massachusetts   
March 14, 2019 - 11:59 pm Deadline for early registration discount

Traditional Building Conference Series

April 10, 2019 — Wednesday - April 11, 2019 — Thursday
Winterthur Winterthur, Delaware   

Traditional Building Conference Series

April 10, 2019 — Wednesday - April 11, 2019 — Thursday
Winterthur Winterthur, Delaware   

Iowa Genealogical Society 2019 Spring Conference

April 13, 2019 — Saturday
Iowa Genealogical Society Des Moines, Iowa   
April 8, 2019 - 3:00 pm Deadline for early registration discount

Storage for Museum Collections

April 15, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Care and Conservation of Historic Copper, Brass, and Bronze

April 22, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Storage Techniques

April 29, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Digital Initiatives Symposium 2019

April 29, 2019 — Monday - April 30, 2019 — Tuesday
University of San Diego Copley Library San Diego, California  
December 14, 2018 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

Workshop: Exhibit Makeovers

April 29, 2019 — Monday
History Colorado Denver, Colorado   

Care and Conservation of Historic Iron

April 29, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

Interpretive Planning for Historic Homes and Gardens

May 6, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Condition Reporting for Collections and Historic Buildings

May 6, 2019 — Monday
City of Angels Conservation Online   

AAM Annual Meeting and Museum Expo

May 19, 2019 — Sunday - May 22, 2019 — Wednesday
New Orleans Marriott & Convention Center New Orleans, Louisiana   
March 4, 2019 - 11:59 pm Deadline for early registration discount
April 19, 2019 - 11:59 pm
April 23, 2019 - 11:59 pm
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Workshop: Project Management for History Professionals

May 20, 2019 — Monday
Butterworth Center & Deere-Wiman House Moline, Illinois   

Social Relevance: Environmental Sustainability in Museums

June 3, 2019 — Monday
Museum Study, LLC Online   

Workshop: Collections Management and Practices

June 3, 2019 — Monday
The Charleston Museum Charleston, South Carolina   

2019 Annual Conference

June 8, 2019 — Saturday - June 12, 2019 — Wednesday
The Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums (ALHFAM) Ontario, Canada,   
December 10, 2018 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

2019 Annual Conference

June 8, 2019 — Saturday - June 12, 2019 — Wednesday
The Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums (ALHFAM) Ontario, Canada,   
December 10, 2018 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

16th Annual MA History Conference: Empowering our Communities through History

June 24, 2019 — Monday
College of the Holy Cross Worcester, Massachusetts  
January 15, 2019 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

Workshop: Creating Programs for Teachers and Students

June 24, 2019 — Monday
The Bullock Texas State History Museum Austin, Texas   

Online Course: Basics of Archives

July 1, 2019 — Monday
American Association for State and Local History Online   

Online Course: Leadership and Administration for History Organizations

July 1, 2019 — Monday
American Association for State and Local History Online   

41st Annual Meeting of SHEAR

July 18, 2019 — Thursday - July 21, 2019 — Sunday
Boston Marriott Cambridge Cambridge, Massachusetts   

The 2019 AASLH Annual Meeting: What Are We Waiting For?

August 28, 2019 — Wednesday - August 31, 2019 — Saturday
Philadelphia 201 Hotel Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   
December 7, 2018 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

The 2019 AASLH Annual Meeting

August 28, 2019 — Wednesday - August 31, 2019 — Saturday
Philadelphia 201 Hotel Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   
December 7, 2018 - 11:59 pm CFP deadline

2019 MA Historic Preservation Conference

September 20, 2019 — Friday
Hotel 1620 Plymouth, Massachusetts