The Ceremony

A celebratory finale, the sector’s most prestigious network event, will take place on the evening of Wednesday 15 May 2024 in a new, larger venue – Hilton Park Lane London.

Our amazing winners will be revealed at the sector’s most dazzling event, dubbed the ‘Oscars of the museums world’ which will be hosted by National Geographic Explorer, palaeoanthropologist, evolutionary biologist…and stand-up comic, Ella Al-Shamahi


The Details


Date: Wednesday 15 May 2024
Location: Hilton Park Lane, London W1K 1BE

Dress Code:  Evening Dress/Formal/Black Tie – guests tend to dress up but most importantly we want you to feel happy and comfortable.

Accommodation: We have a limited number of rooms available at a discounted rate (20% off) at Hilton.  If you would like the details please email [email protected]

Accessibility:  if you or your guests have any special requirements please note those on your booking and if you would like to discuss the detail please contact us on the above email address and we will do our best to assist.  You may also find the information about Hilton Park Lane shown on Accessible helpful.

Dietary requirements:  please ensure these are noted on your booking as we are unable to accommodate changes on the night.

Approximate timings are as follows:

6.45pm drinks reception
7.15pm dinner 
9.30pm ceremony commences *
11.00pm ceremony ends* followed by After Party
12.30pm closes

Tickets are priced as follows:

Shortlistees (please use the special Coupon Code emailed to you if you are a shortlistee):  £235 + VAT
General Early Bird:  £265 + VAT (book before 1 March)

General:  £285 + VAT (bookings made after 1 Mar


“Winning is an incredible feeling. It really motivated the team after a hard year, and gave us a fabulous advocacy platform for within the local authority and outside it.”

Kate Fellows, Head of Learning and Access, Leeds Museums and Galleries
Winner of Learning Programme of the Year 2021