Video: Museum of the Year 2014 award ceremony

On 9 July 2014 Yorkshire Sculpture Park was announced as the Museum of the Year at the National Gallery – watch our video of the night.

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It was a night to remember – a celebration of all that the UK's museum sector has to offer, from local gems to world-famous tourist attractions. But there could only be one winner: Wakefield's wonderful Yorkshire Sculpture Park, which was chosen by our judges from a shortlist including Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Hayward Gallery, Mary Rose Museum, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts and Tate Britain.

Watch our film to see what happened on the night – from film and theatre director Sam Mendes's announcement to YSP founder Peter Murray's acceptance speech.


Venue details

Yorkshire Sculpture Park West Yorkshire WF4 4LG

Entry details

Free to all

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