Become a Site

Become A Museum on Main Street Exhibitor

Application deadline: August 4, 2017

The Smithsonian’s Hometown Teams traveling exhibition examines the many roles that sports play in American society. Hometown sports are more than just games—they shape our lives and unite us and celebrate who we are as Americans.

Non-profit Florida organizations (museums, historical societies, libraries, preservation groups, downtown development groups, governmental agencies, etc.) are invited to apply.

Basic site requirements:

  • Community of less than about 20,000 people
  • ADA compliant facilities that are secure and climate controlled
  • Open to the public at least 25 hours per week
  • At least 800 square feet of available exhibit space

Application process:

  • Review the full project description and site responsibilities | PDF
  • Review the RFP and application instructions | PDF

To access the on-line application form, applicants must contact Alex Buell, Program Coordinator, at 727-873-2001, to discuss their proposal and receive an application password. No-unsolicited or hard-copy proposals will be accepted.

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