The Family Friendly Museum Award: Shortlist announced!

After combing through nearly 750 nominations for nearly 100 museums up and down the UK, Kids in Museums is announcing their short list for the Family Friendly Museum Award. The award has been running since 2004, and remains the only Museum Award that allows the visitors to call the shots and decide who wins. So, who…

Nominations open for Family Friendly Museum Award 2017

Yes, the most mammoth award in the museum world is back! Nominations are open for the Kids in Museums Family Friendly Museum award. Museums, galleries, heritage sites and any other cultural venue that can stretch its definition to museum have until noon on the 2nd June 2017 to answer one simple question: What makes *you* the…

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….