The Museum of Advertising™ is committed to preserving and interpreting the historical collective works of the advertising industry through commercial artifacts, celebrated ad campaigns and their creators; exploring sociological and economical impacts; forging emotional connections between visitors and brands past and present; and enhancing appreciation for the profound role advertising has played and continues to play in shaping culture, society and the economy worldwide.

The Museum of Advertising™ is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in New York City with thousands of artifacts in a growing collection. The Founders and Trustees' common goal is to give back to the vibrant advertising community and engage the public.


short-term timeline

2018 - Building the museum collection and growing awareness

2019 - Fundraising, securing partnerships and pop up exhibits

2020 - Development and completion of first phase. Grand Opening 2021