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Museums + Heritage Awards 2017 now open for entry

Museums, galleries and projects of excellence invited to apply for one of 11 prestigious awards

The annual Museums + Heritage Awards for Excellence, now in its 15th year, recognise projects of excellence, innovative and ground-breaking exhibitions from galleries, and visitor attractions across the UK and Europe.

These range from remarkable achievements of national institutions to projects crafted with limited resources and those championing their staff and volunteers who work hard to deliver inspiring visitor experiences.

The winners in 2016 included Icon members V&A who walked away with the Temporary or Touring Exhibition Award for Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, and Historic Royal Palaces who won the Educational Initiative category for Movie Maker Mission.

Entries for the 2017 awards are now open, with 11 categories to choose from including the return of the Volunteer(s) of the Year Award.

The Awards are open to all museums, galleries, cultural and heritage visitor attractions and their suppliers, no matter what size, so please do consider applying.

How to enter

Details on how to enter are available on the Museums + Heritage website and in the Entry Brochure 2017.

Deadline for entries: 1st February 2017

Image: Museums + Heritage Awards 2016; Simon Callaghan


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