The Cincinnati Museum Center was recently recognized for its Cincinnati Union Terminal and Museum Centeroutstanding service to our community.  It was named one of 10 recipients of the 2009 National Medal for Museum and Library Service.  We should be exceedingly proud, as that is the nation's highest honor for museums and libraries.  Along with the award, they will receive $10,000.  They recognize the institutions that win for outstanding social, educational, environmental or economic contributions to their community.

Additionally, Forbes Traveler Magazine recently ranked the museum as the 17th most visited museum in the nation, with 1.3 million people visiting each year.