Main Street Milton has been selected to host “Hometown Teams,” a Smithsonian Institute “Museum on Main Street” exhibit. The Smithsonian Institute also awarded Main Street Milton $5,000 to provide programming to enhance the exhibit experience. Selected through a competitive process administered by the Florida Humanities Council, the exhibit and associated events will be held at the Main Street Event Center in 2019.
Museum on Main Street is a Smithsonian Institute outreach program that engages small town audiences. In partnership with the State of Florida Humanities Council, the program brings traveling exhibitions, educational resources and programming to small towns across Florida. Since 1994, MoMS has visited over 1,400 communities nationwide with a median population of 8,000.