Volunteers win accolade for work at Mary Rose MuseumÂ
AN AWARD-WINNING museum has added another accolade to its collection.Â
The Mary Rose Museum, in Portsmouth, was namedÂ Volunteer Led Visitor Experience of the Year at the VE:ForumÂ Visitor Experience Awards, in London on August 8.
The awards reward visitor experience teams' work in museums, galleries and attractions across the UK.
Helen Bonser-Wilton, chief executive of the Mary Rose Trust, said: '˜We are thrilled that our volunteers have been recognisedÂ for their hard work and we are incredibly proud of their continued achievements.'Â
TheÂ Mary Rose underwent a complete revamp in 2016. It has gone on to win several awards, including a silver award in the Beautiful South Awards and it was honoured at The INSIDE Awards.Â The museumÂ is also rated as the number one attraction in Portsmouth on TripAdvisor.Â