Volunteers for
Museum Learning

The Marsh Trust Awards

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Each year the British Museum and the Marsh Christian Trust recognises the contribution of volunteers from around the UK through the 'Volunteers for Museum Learning Award'.

The award celebrates the achievements and contribution of volunteers all over the United Kingdom, recognising their dedication, innovation and excellence in engaging with the public.

Winners of the twelve regional awards each receive a £500 prize. An overall national winner is also chosen and receives an additional £2,000. Prizes are awarded at a ceremony at the British Museum.

Applications for this year’s award have now closed.


If you would like any further information, please contact us on the details below.

Volunteers’ Office
The British Museum
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG

0207 323 8853

A volunteer in a museum

National Winner 2014: The Museum of Nottingham Life at Brewhouse Yard Volunteer Team

A volunteer in a museum

D-Day Museum, Portsmouth (Normandy Veterans Society)

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