Museum Archipelago

A tiny show guiding you through the rocky landscape of museums


Museum Archipelago’s sponsorships help grow your product, institution, or podcast by reaching an audience of discerning museum people.

Museum Archipelago averages 3,500 direct downloads per episode. Rates are $75 for a single, 45-second podcast ad, read by the host, Ian Elsner. Museum Archipelago sells one sponsorship per episode. In addition to the ad at the end of the episode, your purchase includes a link and line of copy in the shownotes and a link in the .mp3 chapter of the ad. If you want to advertise on a particular show, please indicate at purchase. If you have any questions, please contact Purchasing an ad signifies your acceptance of the Terms of Sale below.

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Purchasers input ad copy at checkout. Once an ad is purchased, the copy must be approved by Museum Archipelago, which typically occurs within 24 hours. Museum Archipelago reserves the right to reject an ad for any reason, such as (but not limited to) poor fit for the audience. If your ad is not accepted, your payment will be refunded if possible.

Payment is handled through Stripe, which supports Apple Pay.