عنوان مقاله [English]
نویسندگان [English]چکیده [English]
The present study addresses a fundamental question: what are the appropriate strategies for the National Museum of Iran as the country's largest museum? This survey is applied in terms of outcome, it is descriptive in terms of nature, and qualitative regarding data type. The methodology used for formulation of strategies is based on the comprehensive framework of strategy formulation. Statistical population of the study consists of the museum's experts and managers some of which were selected using non-probability judgmental sampling technique (experts’ choice). Data were gathered through investigation of documents and distribution of questionnaires, and subsequently were analyzed by the suitable statistical methods. Results indicated that considering the institute’s external and internal environments, competitive strategies would be the most suitable means for effective management of activities and performances, and could therefore promote the position of National Museum in the country and the world.