Bluestem Heritage Group partners with historical organization seeking to broaden their professional museum projects. You bring your passion and vision, we help identify strategies and develop projects that will drive your work.

We understand small to mid-sized history museums – your commitment and your hard work. Bluestem Heritage Group guides you toward museum best practices while maintaining the local personality of your site.

And we help you get the funding you need to bring your projects to life. We work with all funders, and we specialize in Minnesota Historical and Cultural Grants. We are your guide through the application portal, and help create winning grants so you can get to work.

Working side by side with you, we’ll learn your organization to fully understand your needs. We help you evaluate your priorities and take the most logical steps toward your goals. We’re invested with you long-term and we want to help your organization grow. A sampling of the capabilities we bring to your projects include:

  • Strategic planning
  • Grant writing and fund development
  • Audience and market research
  • Interpretive planning
  • Exhibit planning and development
  • Publications development