Family Friendly Museum Awards 2014: The Finalists

After revealing the Family Friendly Museum award longlist, it’s time to tell you who made the final cut. But before I tell you the names, I thought I’d explain a bit about how Kids in Museums went about whittling the long list down to the final six… The short listing is the only part of…

Family Friendly Museum 2014: The Long List

A little while ago, I wrote a post about what makes a good nomination for the Family Friendly Museum Awards. After sifting through 800 nominations for just under 100 museums, I can *finally* tell you which ones made the Top 20 this year. It’s all very exciting stuff, trust me. Here they are – presented…

Kids in Museums: Family Friendly Museum Award 2012

“It was just us, some blue tack and a roll of sellotape,” said the representative from the Mansfield Museum today before he announced the winner of this year’s Family Friendly Museum Award. You see, the Mansfield Museum won the award last year- a tiny little museum, which despite limited resources, has had a massive impact….

All we hear is…RADIO GAGA!

You wouldn’t believe the amount of self restraint it has taken to not shoe-horn in some song lyrics somewhere as yet. This has changed for this post because of one very important reason… I was on the wireless today! And it (for lack of a better, less over-used and generic phrase) ROCKED. You can listen…