The Sustainability Excellence Award (SEA)

The Alliance and PIC Green invite you to submit your museum as a model for environmental sustainability. The purpose of this recognition program is to educate, facilitate and encourage green practice and to acknowledge and celebrate leaders in environmental sustainability. SEA winners will be celebrated at the AAM Annual Meeting in Seattle (May 18–21) and on the Alliance’s website.



  • Facilities/Site and Operations
    Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Ohio
  • Programming
    Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, Pittsburgh
  • Exhibitions
    The Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago
  • Honorable Mention
    Museo Interactivo de Economia, Mexico City