St Albans Cathedral Education Centre Receive Award at National Gallery

Fri, 13 December 2013

St Albans Cathedral Education Centre has been awarded its sixth consecutive Sandford Award for Excellence in Heritage Teaching. The award was presented at the official awards ceremony held in the National Gallery, London, on 20th November 2013.

The Sandford Award is an independently judged, quality assured assessment of education programmes at heritage sites, museums, archives and collections across the British Isles. Other past award winners include Blenheim Palace, Victoria & Albert Museum and the National Museum of Scotland.

Steve Clarke, Education Officer at St Albans Cathedral, commented, “We are delighted to be awarded the Sandford Award for Heritage Education. It really does reflect the standard of work that the Education Centre has achieved, and is a credit to all who work and here and the thousands of children who visit us.”

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