Duchess of Cambridge to present Museum of the Year 2016
- Published 22 June 2016
We are pleased to announce that the Duchess will present the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2016 at a dinner hosted at the Natural History Museum.
Prior to dinner, Her Royal Highness will be introduced to representatives from the five finalist museums:
- Arnolfini, Bristol
- Bethlem Museum of the Mind, London
- Jupiter Artland, West Lothian
- Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A), London
- York Art Gallery, Yorkshire
The Art Fund Museum of the Year prize is awarded annually to one outstanding museum which has shown exceptional imagination, innovation and achievement in the preceding year. The prize of £100,000 is presented each year at an awards dinner attended by some of the UK’s leading figures in the arts and culture sector.