Tourism awards winners 2015


Winner: Lincoln Castle Revealed & Magna Carta Vault

nominated by Gillian Thornton

Highly Commended: Strawberry Hill,

nominated by Paul Wade

Highly Commended: Hauser and Wirth Somerset,

nominated by Gillian Thomas.

Merit awards

The Making of Harry Potter

Warner Bros. Studio Tour, London

John Malathronas

Tower Bridge Glass Floor

Tower Bridge Exhibition, London

Liz Gill

National Civil War Centre

Newark Museum, Nottinghamshire

Alastair McKenzie

Wellcome Collection

Gallery Renovation, London

Kathy Arnold


Winner: replica Caverne Pont d’Arc, jointly

nominated by Mary Anne Evans and John Malathronas.

Highly Commended: the Ggantija Temples Interpretation Centre on Gozo,

Malta, nominated by

Juliet Rix.

Highly Commended: Maison du Marais de St Omer, the Marshland

DiscoveryCentre near St Omer, France, nominated by

Gillian Thornton.

Merit awards

SALT, Art project, Northern Norway

Roger Norum

Smithwick’s Experience Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland

Isabel Conway

Violin Museum, Museo del Violino, Cremona, Italy

Geoff Moore

The Walking in Wilfred Owen’s Footsteps Trail

Ors, Cambrai, France

John Ruler

Ducal Museum

Friedenstein Castle, Gotha, Germany

Kathy Arnold

Musée Carnavalet

Museum of the History of Paris, Paris, France

Paul Wade


Winner: Túcume Museum, Peru, nominated by

Hilary Bradt.

Highly Commended: the Birthplace of Country Music in Bristol, Virginia,

USA, nominated by Lindsay Sutton.

Highly Commended: Mémorial ACTe, the Caribbean Center for

theExpression and Memory of the Slave Trade and Slavery, Guadeloupe, nominated by Judith Baker.

Merit awards

Center for Civil and Human RightsAtlanta, Georgia, USA

Neil Murray

Bagan Temple Complex


Geoff Moore

Nga Haerenga

The New Zealand Cycle Trail, New Zealand

Anthony Lambert


Museum of Art of Rio, Rio de Janeiro

Michelle Jana Chan

White House Visitor Centre

Washington DC, USA

Paul Wade


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