The Oklahoma Museums Association announced the winners of its 2004 Annual Awards Program. The awards recognize outstanding achievement by museums and individuals throughout the state during the past year. Award categories include exhibitions, publication, and education programs. The competition is divided into four budget categories. In addition, certificates of recognition honor the contributions of an individual, group, or business to Oklahoma museums or a specific museum or community.
The Edmond Historical Society won two awards from the Oklahoma Museums Association:
- Outstanding Promotional Piece Edmond Historical Society “Historical Edmond Walking Tour” brochure ($100,000 - $499,999 budget category)
- Outstanding Publication Edmond Historical Society “Edmond Chronicles” ($100,000 - $499,999 budget category)
The Edmond Historical Society was honored at a luncheon on September 24th at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Edmond. The luncheon was part of the Association’s annual statewide conference.
With more than 400 members, the Oklahoma Museums Association supports Oklahoma museums in their efforts to educate, inform and entertain. OMA is headquartered at the
Kirkpatrick Science and Air Space Museum at Omniplex in Oklahoma City.