Researching the Contemporary Population of a 19th Century Museum Village: Visitor Services at Old Sturbridge Village

January 1st, 1995 | RESEARCH

In this paper, David M. Simmons discusses how the ongoing, extensive research program at Old Sturbridge Village supports its exhibits and public presentations. In particular, Simmons describes research efforts that analyze how modern audiences interact and respond to this 19th century museum village.



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David M. Simmons, Author, Old Sturbridge Village


Identifier Type: issn
Identifier: 1064-5578

Publication: Visitor Studies
Volume: 7
Number: 1
Page(s): 12


Audience: Evaluators | General Public | Museum | ISE Professionals
Discipline: Education and learning science | History | policy | law
Resource Type: Peer-reviewed article | Research Products
Environment Type: Exhibitions | Museum and Science Center Exhibits