MALTON, NORTH YORKSHIRE – 23rd November 2022 – Eden Camp Modern History Museum today announced it has been awarded the Best Educational Day Out 2022 in the Global 100 Program. This award provides a benchmark of the very best of the best industry leaders exemplary team’s and distinguished organizations.  The award recognizes all the hard work put in by those business that are truly leaders within their chosen areas of specialization.

“We’re thrilled to have won this prestigious award that recognizes such a vital part of our museum!” Harriet Stainton, Eden Camp’s Marketing & Business Development Manager said, “With the development of the Collections & Engagement Department and their extraordinary work with educational workshops and resources, we are so proud to win another education-related award!”

For the past two years, Eden Camp has been dedicated to enhancing the educational support offered to both schools and families. With the migration of the archive to a digital platform offering a free resource, to creating and hosting activity workshops themed around the KS2 syllabus, the museum is on a mission to boost accessibility to history through various mediums aimed at the younger generation.

Collections & Engagement Manager, Summer O’Brien said: “We are constantly looking to the future, and ensuring we engage with the next generation of keen historians. Our school parties thoroughly enjoy their visit and with developments in the pipeline both on site and online, we will continue the hard work that won us the award!”

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About Eden Camp Modern History Museum
Housed within the buildings and grounds of a former Prisoner of War camp, a visit to this unique museum will take you back to wartime Britain. Experience the sights, sounds, and even smells of life on both the Home Front and the Front Line and watch history come to life through re-enactments, workshops, and demonstrations.