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  • Association for Cultural Enterprises - Dazzle ship: Winner, Most Innovative Venture
  • Carol Rogers, our Executive Director, Education and Visitors, has been awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the New Year Honours list 2015, for her work on the House of Memories programme. 
  • Northern Digital Awards- My House of Memories app: Shortlisted, Best app


  • Family Go Live Awards - Winner: World Museum, Best day out for under 12s
  • Carbon Trust Standard 2014 - Achieved the Carbon Trust Standard, November 2014.
  • CorpComms Magazine 2014 Digi Awards 
    • Winner: Best corporate blog.
    • Shortlisted: best consumer website.
  • Visit England Awards for Excellence 2014 -  Gold winner: Titanic & Liverpool: The untold story in the Tourism Experience of the year category
  • Webby Awards 2014 - Honoree: National Museums Liverpool website in the Cultural Institutions category
  • Museums and Heritage Awards 2014 
    • Winner: House of Memories Northern Model in the Educational initiative category 
    • Shortlisted: National Museums Liverpool Trading's Christmas Party offer in the Trading and Enterprise category.
  • Innovate Dementia Award at the World Health and Design Forum 2014: Winner, My House of Memories app
  • National Institute of Adult Continuing Education (NIACE) regional Adult Learner’s Week award 2014 - House of Memories: Winner, Learning Life Skills
  • Museums and Heritage Awards 2014 - Winner: House of Memories, Educational Initiative. 
  • Alzheimer's Society's Dementia Friendly Awards 2014 - House of Memories: Highly Commended, National Initiative. 
  • LJMU learning award, Merseyside Women of the Year Awards - Winner: Carol Rogers, Executive Director of Education and Visitors
  • Marsh Volunteers for Museum Learning Awards 2014 - North West Region Winner: Edmund Gardner volunteer tour guide team at Merseyside Maritime Museum


  • UK Public Sector Communications Awards 2013 - Shortlisted: Website
  • Juice FM Style Awards 2013 -  Winner: Museum of Liverpool for The Visitor award 
  • European Museum of the Year award 2013 -  Shortlisted: Museum of Liverpool. 
  • Council of Europe Museum Prize for 2013 - Winner: Museum of Liverpool. 


  • Ambassador Awards 2012 
    • Winner: Ben Sheeran, Chef of the Year (NML Trading).
    • Highly commended: Sarah Han, Education Manager and Andrew Dickey, Trading Administrator.
  • Wirral Tourism Awards for Excellence 2012 -  Winner: Sandra Penketh, Director of Art Galleries.
  • National Dementia Awards 2012 - Shortlisted: House of Memories - outstanding dementia care product or innovation.
  • Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2012 -  Winners: Excellence in Business Tourism (NML Trading).
  • Art Fund Unsung Museum Heroes award 2012 -  Winner: Michael Quinn, forman production team.
  • Chamber Awards 2012 - Regional winners: Excellence in customer service 
  • UK Public Sector Sustainability awards - Shortlisted: Most sustainable public sector organisation in government.
  • Museum & Heritage Awards 2012 -  Museum of Liverpool- Winner: Sustainability award, shortlisted: Marketing campaign, Museum of the Year.
  • Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards (previously TMP awards) 2012 - Winners: Museum of Liverpool for Marketing award and Tourism Event of the Year awards, shortlisted: Museum of Liverpool Large Visitor Attraction, Sustainable tourism and Culture & Heritage awards.
  • Merseyside Environment Awards 2012 -  Winner: Museum of Liverpool,  Carbon Champion award.
  • Chamber Awards 2012 -  Regional winners:  Museum of Liverpool: Sustainability and marketing campaign awards. 
  • Energy Institute Awards 2012-  Shortlisted: Museum of Liverpool, Sustainability award.
  • Don't Panic - UK Public Sector Communications Award 
    • Winner: Media relations campaign award for the opening of the Museum of Liverpool
    • Shortlisted: Museum of Liverpool marketing campaign, integrated communications campaign of the year, social media campaign, Insight award.
  • European Excellence Awards 2012-  Shortlisted:  Museum of Liverpool, Marketing campaign   
  • Juice FM Style Awards 2012-  Shortlisted: Museum of Liverpool, Visitor's choice 
  • Liverpool Post Arts Award 2012 -  Winner: Walker Art Gallery for the exhibition ‘Can you tell what it is yet?’
  • Wirral Tourism Awards for Excellence 2012 -  Shortlisted: Lady Lever Art Gallery, Team of the year
  • Museum & Heritage Awards 2012-  Highly Commended: World Museum, Classic Award