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Discussion in 'General Zoo Discussion' started by chrisbarela, 6 Sep 2012.

  1. chrisbarela

    chrisbarela Well-Known Member

    17 Aug 2009
    Southern California
    A lot of posts here are about wishing to start a zoo, aquarium or museum. Having been a part of an aquarium from its conception to now its 3rd and much larger final stage I can tell you that, while difficult, it can be done.
    Here is a website that talks about the fundamentals of starting a museum - but the basics are nearly the same for zoos and aquariums. Museum Planning | A blog of museum planning by an experienced exhibition designer
    This blog is full of great ideas, tips and blueprints for a successful venture. is run by Mark Walhimer, Managing Partner of Museum Planning, LLC an exhibition design and museum planning company.
    Check it out!