NAICS 5 Digit Industry 71211

Industry 71211

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 71211 – Museums

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 71211: See industry description for NAICS 712110 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 712110: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the preservation and exhibition of objects of historical, cultural, and/or educational value.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 71211

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Art galleries (except retail)
  • Planetariums
  • Art museums
  • Science or technology museums
  • Halls of fame
  • Wax museums

Cross-References for Industry 71211

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 71211. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Commercial art galleries primarily engaged in selling art objects are classified in Industry NAICS 453920, Art Dealers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 71211

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 71211. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Art galleries (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)
  • Planetariums
  • Science and technology museums
  • Sports halls of fame
  • Traveling museum exhibits
  • War museums
  • Wax museums
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 71: Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
    • Subsector 712: Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
      • Industry Group 7121: Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
        • Industry 71211: Museums (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 712110: Museums

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