The Visitor Experience Conference combines workshops, panels, networking events and more to provide museum professionals with approaches to understanding the visitor experience. 

The 2018 Visitor Experience Conference will be held in San Antonio, TX, October 7-9, 2018. Visit the 2018 Conference page for more details. 


Visitor Experience Conference Highlights

About the VEX Conference

The Visitor Experience Conference is the platform for experts to share best practices in the Visitor Experience sector and provide specialized knowledge to take your organization to the next level.

VEX offers a range of professional learning opportunities. From keynote and panel sessions, behind-the-scenes tours, half-day workshops, and lots of social events to meet and talk with colleagues. 2018 will bring even more, stay connected as details are released.

Who comes to VEX?

Museum professionals at all levels of their career.  Mainly in the Visitor Experience and Visitor Services field, but also have consultants, exhibition developers/designers, volunteer managers, ticketing and database companies, etc.

We’ve had attendees from a range of institutions, including:

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Johns Hopkins University
Arizona State University Art Museum
Museum of Modern Art
Dallas Heritage Village
The Barnes Foundation
MFA Houston
MCA Denver
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian
Longwood Gardens
Atlanta History Center
Museum of the American Revolution
Art Gallery Ontario
Georgia Aquarium
Orlando Science Center
Norton Museum of Art
National Trust, England
Columbus Museum of Art
Musical Instrument Museum
The Historic New Orleans Collection
Tacoma Art Museum
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation