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Strategic Plan

2019-2023


Identity 

The Ringling is the State Art Museum of Florida and is administered by Florida State University.  It features an historic mansion, art museum, circus museum, historic theater, and reference library, situated on 66 acres of bay front property in Sarasota.

Mission

The Ringling serves as the legacy of John and Mable Ringling -  a place of art, architecture, and circus in an environment that inspires, educates, entertains.

Vision

The Ringling is an extraordinary center of art and culture that engages the local, state, and global communities and is accessible to and inclusive of all.

Values we believe in:

  • Collaboration
  • Innovation
  • Relevance

 

Values that define us:

  • Accountability
  • Inclusivity
  • Integrity

 

Core Commitments

  • Preservation, enhancement, and interpretation of our collections
  • Operational and fiscal integrity
  • Outstanding experiences for our visitors

 

Strategic Goals

  • Broaden our impact
  • Be accessible to and inclusive of all
  • Be a forum for creative ideas
  • Enhance our collections and their presentation.
  • Invest in our staff and volunteers
  • Celebrate and honor our legacy
 
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