The historic heart of Stanley

In 2015 the Historic Dockyard Museum was shortlisted  in the International  category of the Museums + Heritage Awards for Excellence!

The International Award
Winner
Tinker imagineers on behalf of the Stichting Domplein 2013 (Domplein Foundation), DOMunder: archaeological experience under the Domplein square

Highly Commended
Natura Artis Magistra, Micropia

Shortlisted
Ministry of Forest and Water Management – Orucoglu Sistem; Gallipoli Simulation Museum;
Falkland Islands Museum & National Trust, Historic Dockyard Museum; Government of Catalonia Culture Department-La Caixa Fundation - #Taull1123 Immersive experience in a World Heritage Site


The evening was attended by Leona Roberts and Andrea Barlow of the museum, FIMA Friends Donald Lamont, Hugh Osborne, Bill Featherstone and James Marsh, Gwen Thompson and Darren Plato (the building project team), and two young Islanders who had worked on the project during college breaks, Jess McPhee and Nick Roberts. 


We didn't win but it was an evening full of glitz and glamour and one we will never forget.  It was an honour enough to be shortlisted!