Vote for Kettering Museum and Gallery at the Northamptonshire Heritage Awards

Published: Friday, 10th June 2016

Submit your vote by 26 June!

Kettering Museum and Art Gallery are in the running for the People’s Choice award at the Northamptonshire Heritage Forum (NHF) Awards 2016. Members of the public (aged 16+) can vote for their favourite Museum or Historic House until 26th June with the winner announced at a ceremony on 14th July at Bede House, Higham Ferrers.

The Museum and Gallery have hosted a number of successful exhibitions and events in the past year including, Collection Connections, The Henry Gotch School Exhibition, 1950’s Fashion and the re-launch of Northants Open Studio Trails, which returns in September. We have run a host of children’s activities and family fun events through the summer and continue to entertain the local community. 

The People’s Choice award is part of the prestigious Northamptonshire Museums and Historic Houses Forum Heritage Awards, an annual event, which recognises excellence and showcases achievements within Museums, Galleries and Historic Houses in Northamptonshire.

Make sure you vote by 26th June by simply filling in the form at the Manor House Museum or at the Alfred East Art Gallery, requesting a form by emailing or at

Kettering Museum and Art Gallery need your support, so if you are a regular visitor or even if you have never visited before, why not drop in to either venue, browse the fantastic exhibitions and register your vote. 

Guy Holloway, Head of Corporate & Cultural Services at Kettering Borough Council, said: “We are really relying on our loyal visitors to help spread the word and make Kettering Museum and Art Gallery winner of the People’s Choice Award once again. Although there is some worthy competition, I hope to see us receive the award once again this year, to reflect the events and exhibitions programme put on over the last 12 months”.