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THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD IS SHORTLISTED FOR MAJOR TOURISM AWARD

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04 July 2013

The Hepworth Wakefield is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘Large Visitor Attraction of the Year’ in the biggest tourism awards in the UK, the White Rose Awards. Winners will be announced on November 11...

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THE HEPWORTH WAKEFIELD WINS £10,000 CLORE LEARNING AWARD

05 June 2013

The Hepworth Wakefield is celebrating today after winning the coveted £10,000 Clore Learning Award at last night’s Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year Awards 2013.

The award, presented by Ian Hislop at a ceremony held at the...

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National Volunteers' Week

30 May 2013

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National Volunteers' Week is an annual event which takes place between the 1 – 7 June. It celebrates the fantastic contribution that millions of volunteers make across the UK which includes our very own volunteers here at The Hepworth Wakefield...

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New contemporary art space to open this summer at The Hepworth Wakefield

21 May 2013

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The Hepworth Wakefield is delighted to announce a significant new development as we celebrate our second birthday. After two years of being open to the public, The Hepworth Wakefield has exceeded all expectations by attracting over 850,000 visitors to date....

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Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year 2013 Judges Visit

26 April 2013

Art Fund Prize Judges Visit

The Hepworth Wakefield is one of ten finalists to be nominatedfor the prestigious Art Fund Prize ‘Museum of the Year’ 2013.†Celebrating the very best UK museums and galleries, it is the country’s largest art prize, offering £100,000 to the...

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