Niagara Historical Society and Niagara-on-the-Lake Museum Strategic Planning Thank you for your input to help shape the future of the Niagara Historical Society and its Niagara-on-the-Lake Museum. Your comments be will be kept anonymous. The survey should take about 8 minutes to complete. Question Title * 1. How long have you lived or worked in Niagara-on-the-Lake? Less than 5 years 5 - 10 years 11 - 25 years 26 - 35 years More than 36 years Question Title * 2. The Niagara-on-the-Lake Museum is dedicated to educating residents and visitors about local history and providing activities that enrich their lives; to maintain the highest standards of museum collections management, conservation and accessibility.How would you describe the Museum's success in fulfilling its role up to this point? It's doing a fantastic job! It does a good job. I had no idea that was the museum's role in Niagara. To me, it isn't really fulfilling that role. I don't know. I've not used the museum and know very little about it. Please explain your response: Question Title * 3. Consider the Museum's role described above for a minute. With the many changes occurring in Niagara-on-the-Lake, is this role still meaningful? With the changes the community and region face the Museum's role described above is more meaningful than ever. The role described above seems appropriate for the Museum. Isn't that what museum's do? That role described for a museum is outdated. The Museum needs to rethink it's role and modernize. Please explain your answer: Question Title * 4. Some people believe that museums must be 'revolutionized' to continue to play a critical role in communities. Imagine that the Niagara-on-the-Lake Museum 'revolutionizes', and answer the next questions:What would it be doing that it IS NOT doing today? Question Title * 5. What would the Museum still be doing that it IS doing today? Question Title * 6. What would the Museum look like? Question Title * 7. What organizations would it partner with? Question Title * 8. What would the community be saying about the Museum? Question Title * 9. What excites you about the Niagara-on-the-Lake Museum 'revolutionizing'? Question Title * 10. What concerns you about a very different future for the Museum? Question Title * 11. What advice do you have for the Niagara Historical Society as they plan the Niagara-on-the-Lake Museum's future? Question Title * 12. What should the Museum's role be in the Town's plans? Question Title * 13. Are there questions we should have asked? If so, what are they - and what are your responses? Thank you so much for your time, insights and ideas. If you have any questions or comments, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Please submit your completed form here. Thank you!