Due to the continued spread of COVID-19 and guidelines from the CDC, AAM is canceling our 2020 AAM Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo previously scheduled for May 17-20, 2020.

 Early Bird
(ends 1/24/2020)
(ends 4/3/2020)
Just in Time
Full Meeting Rate$695$750$825
Discounted Rate*$475$550$625
Student Member Rate$250$250$250
Presenter Rate
(Concurrent Sessions Only)
(Above Booth Allotment)
One Day Rate$295$345$395
Expo-Only Rate$100$100$100

*Discounted Rate includes Tier 3, Professional, and Retiree Members. Join today to save!

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New this year: save by registering as a group! Organizations who send teams of 5 or more will receive a 6th registration for free. Group Registration is now live!

Save even more by registering your group by 2/14/2020 11:59 PM PST to receive the extended early bird rate for group registrations using promo code EARLY20.

Note: Group registration is only available for the Full or Discounted rate. Offer not available for Exhibitors, Leadership, Student, One Day Full Conference, or One Day Expo Only Rates. Multiple promo codes may not be applied.

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Need assistance? Please call us at 866-226-2150


Registration (Full, Discounted, Student, Presenter, Exhibitor, Leadership) package includes:

  • access to the exhibit hall beginning Monday afternoon until Wednesday afternoon
  • access to 3 days of educational sessions, general sessions, poster presentations
  • opening MuseumExpo lunch (Monday), and closing MuseumExpo breakfast (Wednesday)
  • access to speaker presentations
  • and much more!


Attendees who register at this rate ($1,000), receive registration for themselves while also making the conference more affordable by contributing to the cost for another professional to attend. This donation nurtures our field while enhancing the new connections and ideas you’ll gain in San Francisco. The tax-deductible value of the Leadership Registration level is $83.83 per registration.

One Day Conference

Can’t join us for the entire conference? Spend the day with us. A one-day conference pass includes:

  • access to the exhibit hall for the day you select
  • access to concurrent sessions, general session, and poster presentations for the day you select
  • access to speaker presentations

A $75 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations and substitutions. All requests must be made in writing via e-mail to The Alliance is not responsible for cancellation or substitution requests that are incomplete or are not received.

Cancellation requests received before April 17, 2020 will receive a 100% refund on registration and event fees, minus the processing fee. No refunds will be granted after April 17, 2020.

Registrants who are no longer able to attend the meeting may request a substitution by submitting their request in writing via email to The substitute must be from the same organization. Substitutions will be accepted until May 14, 2020. Upon receipt, the original registration rate and any event tickets purchased will transfer to the new attendee. Substitution requests will not be accepted after May 14, 2020.


By registering for and attending the Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo, you grant the American Alliance of Museums (“AAM”) and its authorized representatives permission to film, photograph, or otherwise record your participation in the event. You further agree that such images, photographs, and recordings may be used by AAM without your prior approval in any form and for any lawful purpose including, without limitation, promoting AAM. Such use will not entitle you to any credit or compensation. You release AAM, its officers, and employees from any liability connected with the use of any image, photograph, or recording taken during AAM’s Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo.


The American Alliance of Museums is dedicated to providing a safe, inclusive, and welcoming conference experience for everyone. We do not tolerate discrimination or harassment in any form. Read our full Code of Conduct.