Who Counts? Grappling with Attendance as a Proxy for Impact
OCTOBER 16, 2013
When you count attendance to your museum, do you include: people who eat in the cafe? It''s about museum attendance and how the five big, free museums in St. Summertime concerts at the history museum? Outdoor movies at the art museum? The only form of engagement lacking in the article is online participation--which for many museums, could yield the highest numbers of all. If a kid gets dragged to a museum with their parents, do they count?