This ethics position paper is designed to provide guidance to institutions considering the future of their organization and the potential repurposing of a historic house/site.

Authors include a list of key components to remember when redesigning a site, legal and ethical considerations and concerns for the disposition of collections.

This document is intended to provide guidance and support for organizations and their responsibility to act in the public trust as they recognize their obligation to protect their buildings, grounds/gardens, collections, and other assets.

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