There are both fixed fees and variable costs related to the accreditation process.
Eliminated effective Jan. 1, 2014
Annual participation fee (for 2014)
Tier 3 and Tier 2 museum members: $250
Non-members and Tier 1 museum members: $575
No direct costs. Staff time and financial resources are necessary for completion and submission.
Expenses related to the Visiting Committee's site visit: travel, meals, accommodations and related incidentals.
Other possible expenses
Expenses associated with correcting problems or deficiencies.
All accredited museums are required to undergo a reaccreditation review every ten years.