2012 Edition

national industry 712110



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

The immediate parent of national industry 712110 is international industry 71211: Museums

Illustrative Examples

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

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

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


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Value
2002 712110 -
2007 712110 -
2012 712110 -
2017 712110 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 8412 - Museums and Art Galleries

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 712110, Museums:

  1. art entertainment and recreation
  2. art gallery
  3. art gallery comm l
  4. art gallery comml
  5. art gallery nonprofit cgl
  6. art gallery ny and cgl
  7. commercial museum waxwork etc
  8. community recreational facility
  9. community recreational facility not operated by a govt agency
  10. community recreational facility not operated by governmental agency
  11. museum
  12. museum all type
  13. museum and art gallery
  14. museum attendant and usher
  15. museum historical site and similar institution
  16. museum nfp
  17. museum nonprofit
  18. museum or public library
  19. museum public
  20. museum public art gallery
  21. public art gallery museum
  22. public library or museum
  23. public library or museum other employee
  24. recreational facility
  25. sport or outdoor activity


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