Getting to know... the Art Fund Prize short list
- 3 June 2011
In the run up to the winner announcement on June 15th, we get to know each short listed museum a little better....
The Art Fund Prize 2011 is nearly upon us! The competition has been stiff but our trusty judges have chosen their four short listed museums. They are a diverse and vibrant selection which demonstrate how exciting museum culture in UK is today. In the run up to the winner announcement on June 15th, we help you get to know each short listed museum a little better... from their most famous visitor to their museum crush, the museums tell all.
- Crushes, champagne tea and crazy hairstyles - find out more about the Roman Bath Museum
- Pet penguins, Prince William and polar bear - discover the wonders behind the Polar Museum
- Mohammad Ali and magnificent scones - surprising revelations from the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
- Karl Marx and feral cats - The British Museum also reveals its 'museum' crush!