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Register for the Pre-Conference tours
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Book Your Stay
A room block is reserved for WVAM Conference attendees at the Bridgeport Wingate by Wyndham Hotel. The hotel is ideally situated for the Conference, as it is directly connected to the Conference Center.
Rooms are locked in at a price of $75.00 a night. Reservations may be made by calling 304.808.1000 and requesting a room in the WV Association of Museums block.
Each attendee is responsible for their own room reservations. If you experience any difficulties, please inform us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bridgeport Conference Center Benedum Civic Center
300 Conference Center Way 164 W Main Street
Bridgeport, WV 26330
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2019 Conference Registration Open
Follow this link to register today. Early bird registration ends March 15th! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-wvam-conference-tickets-53172196471
Call for Proposals-Conference 2019
We are pleased to announce that the West Virginia Association of Museums’ annual meeting and conference will be held March 28-31, 2019, in Kingwood, West Virginia. The theme of our 2019 conference is “Falling into Rank: Discovering our Military History!” As we move past World War I’s centennial and approach anniversaries of modern wars, it […]
Conference Schedule Announced
The 2018 conference schedule has been announced! From our pre-conference tours to evening meals to our 18 sessions to our keynote to our snack times, everything is in there! Go to our conference page on our website to download it. We look forward to seeing many of you at conference!
Conference Keynote Speaker Announced
The West Virginia Association of Museums is pleased to announce our keynote speaker for our annual conference in Charleston, WV on March 22-24, 2018: Nancy Moses, the chair of the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC). Nancy began her career as a Program Chief at the National Endowment for the Humanities and then went on […]
Pre-Conference Tours Announced
On March 21, 2018, the day before our annual conference begins, WVAM will hold its pre-conference tours! Our first visit will be J.Q. Dickinson Salt Works in Rand, WV. Our next stop is the town of Malden, which is full of history associated with the life of Booker T. Washington, the salt industry, and slavery […]
WVAM Call for Proposals
Mark Your Calendars for Our Annual Conference and Meeting Join WVAM as we build our museum community and take over Charleston! Communities are ever expanding entities; people come and go, interests change over time, and new ideas and time-tested tactics must come into play to both maintain and build relationships. By strengthening our community ties, whether […]