T/m wins Gold at 2021 Philly Awards
November 9, 2021
Museum recognized for 2020 website re-launch
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures (T/m) won an Award of Distinction tonight at the 2021 Philly Awards for its re-launched museum website. The awards were announced during a virtual ceremony hosted and live streamed by Nonprofit Connect.
The Philly Awards, now in their 20th year, honor outstanding achievements in nonprofit marketing and communications in Kansas City. T/m won Gold in the Medium Division, which recognizes organizations with $1-5 million in fiscal year revenue.
Re-launched in August 2020 in partnership with web developer Imagemakers Inc., T/m’s website unveiled a brand-new look, providing visitors with improved desktop and mobile navigation, more interactive elements, a wider representation of the museum’s collections and exhibits, a ticket-purchasing page, expanded interpretative information, and much more.
T/m has welcomed an unprecedented amount of online traffic in 2021, garnering more than 61,000 website visitors — the most in T/m website history — with two months remaining in the calendar year. In July, T/m received its most-ever online visitors for a single month.
THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF TOYS AND MINIATURES
The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures educates, inspires, and delights adults and children through the museum’s collection and preservation of toys and miniatures. Located on the University of Missouri-Kansas City campus, the museum exhibits the world’s largest collection of fine-scale miniatures and one of the nation’s largest collections of historic toys on public display. For more information, call 816.235.8000 or visit www.toyandminiaturemuseum.org.