West Virginia Association of Museums

2020 Annual Conference











About the Conference

The WVAM Conference Committee is excited to announce that the 2020 WVAM Annual Meeting and Conference will take place in Bridgeport, WV. 

  • Conference Activities on Friday, March 27 & Sunday, March 29 will take place at the Bridgeport Conference Center.
  • Presentations and the Annual Banquet on Saturday, March 28, will take place at the Benedum Civic Center. 

Call for Proposals:

Send us your ideas on how the West Virginia museum community can keep on, keepin’ on. Give us the skinney on things have brought you wisdom and inspiration. What keeps the doors open, and the visitors visiting. The lights on and the artifacts protected. Tell us about your successes and your failures.

Download the form below and email its completed version to museumsofwv@gmail.com.

WVAM 2020 Call for Proposals




Complete the online Call for Proposals using the link below


Conference session topics include: 

Additional Events:

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WVAM Member Registration

Preregister and save $20

 Non-Member Registration

Preregister and save $25

Apply for a Scholarship 

Download the below form, complete, and email to museumsofwv@gmail.com

Scholarship Application for WVAM Conference




Complete the below online Scholarship Application using the below link


Register for the Pre-Conference tours 

To Be Announced

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 museumsofwv@gmail.com.

Bridgeport Conference Center          Benedum Civic Center

300 Conference Center Way          164 W Main Street


Bridgeport, WV 26330

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