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150K

visitors per year

2,220

school tour visitors

22.8K

monthly web visitors

58K

followers on Facebook & Twitter

as of September 2014

1961

year the museum was founded

7,459

artworks in the permanent collection

11,654

books and bound objects in the library

500

linear feet of archives

74K

readers of Folk Art and The Clarion

on issuu.com

4K

free curriculum guides downloaded

in fiscal year 2014

164

new acquisitions last year

16%

increase in shop sales

compared to last year

$3.5M

annual budget

$0

cost to visit the museum

16

events per month

17

trustees

21

full-time employees

and 5 part-time employees

2K

members

42

volunteers

over 3k hours last year

89

docent-led tours and 1,895 adults served last year