Stats and Facts

Learn more about the contributions of museums to Ontario's economy, employment and tourism

Download Ontario's Museums 2014 Profile Now [PDF- English]

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Ontario's Museums 2014 Profile: The first sector-wide report of its kind in more than a decade, prepared by Kelly Hill of Hill Strategies Research, details the results of a province-wide survey completed by 184 museums. 

This report provides an important snapshot of Ontario's museums in 2014, highligting the diversity and range of Ontario's museum facilities, programs, educational and professional development activities, funding, operating budgets, revenue and more. 

See also Ontario's Museums 2014 Profile Highlights [PDF- English]


Advocacy Resources

The documents below have been developed by the OMA to assist Ontario museums in communicating their impacts. For any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact the OMA. 

Download the Stats and Facts in English and in French [ PDF ] 

*Stats and Facts Sheet updated in May, 2015

Download the Museums Matter in Your Community Fact Sheet HERE [PDF]

*Fact Sheet updated in October, 2018

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