Industry Sector

Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

Total Companies


Est. Employment



This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the preservation and exhibition of objects of historical, cultural, and/or educational value.


NAICS Code 712110 - Museums is a final level code of the “Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation” Sector. There are 29,832 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 96,127 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 712110 - Museums are:

  • Art galleries (except retail)
  • Art gallery (except retail)
  • Art museums
  • Community museums
  • Contemporary art museums
  • Decorative art museums
  • Fine arts museums
  • Galleries, art (except retail)
  • Halls of fame
  • Herbariums
  • Historical museums
  • Human history museums
  • Interactive museums
  • Marine museums
  • Military museums
  • Mobile museums
  • Multidisciplinary museums
  • Museums
  • Natural history museums
  • Natural science museums
  • Observatories (except research institutions)
  • Observatory (except research institutions)
  • Planetariums
  • Science and technology museums
  • Sports halls of fame
  • Traveling museum exhibits
  • War museums
  • Wax museums

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