Starting a new museum can be rewarding, but is not without challenges. Below are links to resources that may be helpful.
Museum Association of New York: What Comes First?
Grant Source: Eight Pieces of Advice for Nonprofit Start-ups
Building Museums: A Handbook for Small and Midsize Organizations
Center for the Future of Museums: Vetting Future Museums
Also check out these other resources for more expertise related to museums.
Michigan Museums Association 313-334-7643 PO Box 5246, Cheboygan, MI 49721 firstname.lastname@example.org