To spark excitement in architecture, history, and design through a dynamic exploration of Glessner House, its family, and its preservation.



To inspire people to enrich their own lives through experiencing the power of architecture, design, and cultural history.



PEOPLE - Welcome our local, national, and international communities and encourage diverse ideas, perspectives, and points of view
EXCELLENCE - Commit to the highest quality programs and experiences
LEARNING - Interpret our collections and stories to deepen the understanding of history
RESPECT - Honor the past and its relevance to the present
INTEGRITY - Provide care for the resources entrusted to us with honesty and accountability


Adopted by the Board of Directors, March 12, 2018