The quality and creativity of our learning programme has been recognised in a number of prestigious awards

Britain’s most family-friendly museum

The Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award has been launched. It is the biggest museum award in Britain and the only one where children and families pick the winner. It gives you a huge voice to say which museum you think is the most welcoming for families. How YOU can make a nomination for the Award … Continued

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Maritime Museum achieves Sandford Award

The Museum is proud that it has achieved a prestigious Sandford Award for the outstanding quality of its education work.  The award is highly regarded as an independently judged ‘Quality Assured Assessment’ of heritage education within an historic and cultural environment. Following a rigorous external assessment, judges from the Heritage Education Trust selected the Maritime … Continued

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Learning Outside The Classroom Quality Badge

The National Maritime Museum Cornwall has been awarded a Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge. Awarded by the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom, the Quality Badge combines for the first time learning and safety into one easily recognisable badge for all organisations providing learning outside the classroom experiences. The Quality Badge was developed as part of … Continued

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Volunteer Education team wins Marsh Trust Award

The Maritime Museum’s volunteer education team has been recognised for their skill, hard-work and dedication by gaining the title of South West regional winner of the Marsh Trust Award for Museum Learning. The awards, developed by the British Museum and the Marsh Christian Trust, are the first of their kind and recognise best practice and … Continued

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