Small Museum Association

    Small Museums Working Together

38th Annual SMA Conference

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Everyone who attends the conference will receive a one-year complimentary membership to the Small Museum Association. Learn more about membership.

Sponsors and Vendors

Find out more or sign up for the Resource Hall and sponsorship opportunities.


Speakers register here.

Health Protocols

All attendees are expected to comply with all conference health protocols, including providing proof of vaccination or negative COVID test. See the health protocols page for more details.


Find out more about the conference hotel and room block.

Registration Rates

  Early Bird Rate

After April 22

Full Registration  $190 - includes all sessions, Saturday breakfast and lunch, and Sunday breakfast $230
 Student Registration  $170 - same as Full Registration; email a copy of your ID for verification $200
 Friday Only  $50 - includes Friday sessions $65
 Saturday Only  $150 - includes Fri-Sat sessions and Saturday breakfast and lunch $175 
 Sunday Only  $75 - includes Sunday sessions and breakfast $95 
 Banquet Only  $50 $60
 Full Guest Meals Package  $150 - Saturday breakfast and lunch and Sunday breakfast $180

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You may pay online with a credit card or PayPal account. (Online payments will be redirected to PayPal and returned to SMA following completion.)

If you prefer to pay by check or money order, contact the Conference Registrar or Treasurer for instructions.

Your registration is not complete until your payment is received.


SMA makes every effort to be as accessible and inclusive as possible. Requests for accommodations must be communicated to the Accessibility Coordinator at Please refer to our Accessibility Statement for more information.

Cancellation Policy

To cancel a registration please contact the Conference Registrar. Registrations cancelled up to two weeks prior to the conference will be refunded at 50%. No refunds are issued for cancellations received after two weeks before the start of the conference.

Those who registered before January 10 and who must cancel because they cannot attend the rescheduled conference dates (June 3-5) may contact the Conference Registrar or Treasurer to request a full refund.


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