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; forges emotional connections between visitors and brands past and present; and enhances 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 founded by Glenn Pajarito, a Madison Avenue advertising executive who has served as Creative Director for multiple global agencies for over 100 of the world's largest brands. Together with the Board of Directors, their goal is to give back to the vibrant advertising community and engage the public.


short-term timeline

2017 - Building the museum collection and growing awareness

2018 - Fundraising, securing partnerships and program development

2019 - Development and completion of phase one. Grand Opening late 2019