The Historical Museum Advisory Board assists and advises the City Council, in conjunction with the Community Services Director and the Historic Preservation Commission, in the establishment of essential policies, rules and regulations relating to the planning, acquisition, disposition, operation, use, care and maintenance of areas and structures for use as historical museums or interpretive sites and for the use of historical materials and artifacts; in the development of a continuing plan for the City’s Historical Museum Program; in the establishment of budget priorities for those items other than administrative functions relating to Historical Museum Policy; and in the acceptance of gifts or bequests of property in the name of the City for historical museum purposes.
The Historical Museum Advisory Board consists of nine (9) members who must be Tempe residents. Terms are for three years. Board meetings are typically held at 4:00 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month, in the Tempe History Museum Board Room, 809 East Southern Avenue, Tempe. (City Code, Chapter 2, Article V, Division 2)
To view current information and membership, click here.
To access agendas and minutes for meetings prior to 2012, visit the Archives.