The MacArthur Trust
The MacArthur Museum Brisbane is funded through the benevolence of government,
corporate and public donations which met a development target of$1.8 million
to establish the displays. The fundraising drive commenced in year 2001 and the target of $1.8 million was reached in time for the offical opening of Stage 2 on the 6th March 2007.
‘The General Douglas MacArthur Brisbane Memorial Trust’.
The 8th Floor Museum site is permanently owned by the Brisbane City Council and leased under special arrangements to the Trust for historical and display purposes.
Management is under an approved Conservation Plan for MacArthur Chambers, a site listed on the Australian National Estate register. The museum is managed by a small team of paid staff and volunteers.