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Field Museum of Natural History

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Field Museum of Natural History is a natural history museum based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1893. As of 2019 they had $99 million in revenue and $697 million in assets.

The Field Museum is an educational institution concerned with the diversity and relationships in nature and among cultures. It provides collection-based research and learning for greater public understanding and appreciation of the world in which we l...

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Program areas at Field Museum of Natural History

Science & education: science and education consists of four complementary centers-the collections center, the integrative research center, the science action center, and the learning center. Together, these centers advance the Museum's mission of understanding the past, exploring its present, and shaping a future for the earth that is rich with biological and cultural diversity. The collections amount to over 30,000,000 Natural objects and man-made artifacts spanning the Museum's four disciplines - anthropology, botany, geology, and zoology.

Museum services: the Museum has approximately 1,300,000 square feet for which Museum services provides engineering, maintenance, and security, as well as directly supports the science and education and public programs.

Public programs: the Museum brings science to life with more than 400,000 square feet of space devoted to exhibitions and other public programs. In 2018, the Museum welcomed more than 1,560,000 visitors.

Form 990s for Field Museum of Natural History

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 17, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 19, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Field Museum of Natural History

Total grants, contributions, etc.$47,759,181
Program services$29,853,187
Investment income and dividends$7,139,942
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$141,655
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$15,093,510
Net income from fundraising events$-346,841
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$99,640,634

Vendors for Field Museum of Natural History

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-25
█████ ████████ ███Audit accounting2020-05-27
██████ ███ █████ ████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-01-31
███ ███ ███Advertising$16,0422020-01-31
█████ ████████ ███Construction$1,0552020-01-31
██████ ████████ ███Landscaping$11,6072020-01-31
██ ██████ ███████Construction$22,7892020-01-31
██████ ██████ ███ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$1462019-12-31
...and 22 more vendors

Personnel at Field Museum of Natural History

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Julian SiggersPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Sept. 23, 2020
Richard LarivierePresident and Chief Executive Officer Office of President and CEO$614,832July 17, 2019
███████ ██████Chief Financial Officer-July 17, 2019
███████ ████████Chief Marketing Officer Marketing$270,282Sept. 23, 2020
███ ██████████Chief Technology Officer Information Technology-Sept. 23, 2020
█████ ██████████Chief Human Resources Officer Human Resources$184,536July 17, 2019
███████ ███████████Vice President, Institutional Advancement Institutional Advancement$266,295Sept. 23, 2020
████████ ███████Vice President, Science and Education; Curator, Lichenized Fungi Science and Education$204,657Sept. 23, 2020
█████ █████████Vice President , Strategic Science Inititatives$212,584Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████████General Counsel$170,323Sept. 23, 2020
...and 25 more key personnel

Peer natural history and sciences museums

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7Denver Museum of Nature and Science501(c)(3)$63 millionDenver, CO
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10Science Museum of Minnesota501(c)(3)$41 millionSt Paul, MN
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