what we do

We are public history, research, and community development specialists pleased to offer a wide variety of consulting services to government agencies, cultural and academic institutions, non-profit organizations, and private businesses. Passel is located in Virginia and accepts work nation-wide.

Our approach is defined by utilizing meticulous research and rigorous methods to create accessible scholarship and history products.  Our services include:

Visitor Studies and Audience Engagement Research
Interpretive Planning
Exhibit Evaluation
Collections Management and Inventory Assistance
National Register Nominations and Assessment Applications
Material Conservation
Historical Research and Document Retrieval
Corporate and Institutional History
Digitization
Grant-writing

To learn more about our work you can meet our partners, read frequently asked questions about engaging our services, or just grab our contact information for a one-on-one chat about how we can help.

We specialize in helping small organizations execute big ideas. In our part of the world, Passel means “an assortment of things,” and we embrace this definition by offering a wide variety of flexible services to best respond to client needs.