Press and MCM Stories: Creating Our Sense of Place

MCM’s experience in creating a sense of place has been integral to our success.  Throughout the museum, people are surrounded with objects and artifacts that are a reflection of deep community participation and exploration of local culture. Here are a number of stories about our project and process:

MCM Newsroom has links to photographs and descriptions of the local and sustainability initiative in the.

Articles about Only Local Initiative from our local media and another written about our Only Local Initiative by MCM’s Exhibit Director in the Association of Children’s Museum’s Hand to Hand magazine (PDF).

Museum founder Jeanne Vergeront’s reflections about museum founding and current Only Local threads.

Article about restorative environmental design “Making Children’s Environments RED" (PDF).

Video regarding alternative energy collaboration

Hass Mural