Museums, Smithsonian, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, General; 2016 Events, General
Melissa Keiser and Tim Grove, National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA

Tim is happy to consider speaking requests about his books, history relevance, or exhibition and interactive development when his schedule allows. Please send requests, questions, and comments to


30-31  Teaching AASLH workshop Focusing on Visitors: Public Programming and Exhibits at History Organizations, Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA

8 The “Write” Stuff: Literacy, Writing and Research Festival at National Archives, Washington, DC

7 Presenting session, “But Why Should They Care?” at the American Association for State and Local History annual meeting, Austin, TX

30 Teaching about history relevance at the Seminar for Historical Administration, Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis, IN

10 Book talk, Neighborhood Reads bookstore, Washington, MO
21  Talk about History Relevance, Canada’s History Forum, Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau, Canada


past presentations at:
St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis, MO
Castine Historical Society, Castine, ME
Gunston Hall, George Mason’s Home, VA
keynote—Master Docent series workshop, Frederick, MD
Kojo Nnamdi Show, Washington, D.C.
Virginia Association of Museums annual conference, Richmond, VA
Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville, VA
Missouri Historical Society, St. Louis, MO
keynote—Historical Administration Program Annual Symposium, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL
Gaithersburg Book Festival, Gaitherburg, MD
book signing—Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum,
Washington, D.C.
Southwest Harbor Public Library, Southwest Harbor, ME
American Association for State and Local History conference, Louisville, KY and Detroit, MI
Fall for the Book Festival, Fairfax, VA
World premiere of Cruisin’ Around the World, a puppet show for early childhood ages based on Tim’s book. At the National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C.
Kentucky Book Fair, Frankfort, KY
The Henry Ford, Dearborn, MI
Conner Prairie Interactive History Park, Noblesville, IN
IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN
Michigan Historical Center, Lansing, MI
The Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor, ME
The St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA
Lancaster Historical Society, Lancaster, PA
Gaithersburg Community Museum, Gaithersburg, MD
Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, D.C.