You know the old saying – do not put the cart before the horse!
Before you can even begin designing and building your exhibits, your site needs an interpretive master plan. You need to analyze your mission, resources, audiences, budget, and much else. Only then can you come up with overarching goals and interpretive messages that will guide you in creating exhibits, interactives, interpretive signage, and more.
This is a daunting task! Many sites simply do not know where to begin. We are here to save the day! Check out this downloadable checklist detailing the basic steps of any interpretive plan.