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Walled Garden - Awards and Inspiration
It has been a busy month after the opening of the Pavilion in February. We've been busy working with the Friends to seek the final funding for the entranceway. In addition, we have welcomed our first schools into the Pavilion and won a design award!
The Museum was delighted to receive a design award for the Learning Pavilion in the Stroud Town Council annual community awards. The design award is nominated by the Stroud Civic Society and a presentation was given on the evening by the society about the Pavilion. The certificate was awarded ‘for an elegant and bold modern addition in a sensitive historic setting’.
In March pupils from Stroud Valleys Community School became the first ever class to visit the new Learning Pavilion at the Museum more in this news release.
Collectively the Walled Garden project is already beginning to inspire in many different ways, and it's not even 'complete' yet!
The image on this page shows pupils from Stroud Valleys Community Primary School looking for fossils in front of the new Learning Pavilion.
For more on the Walled Garden plan visit: http://www.museuminthepark.org.uk/walled-garden-project/
More information about the Friends of the Museum can be found here: http://www.museuminthepark.org.uk/friends-of-the-museum/
Older Blog Items
Walled Garden - Blooming!
In its first full year the Walled Garden continues to amaze and delight visitors.
Walled Garden - Springing into Life
This time last year the hard landscaping of the Walled Garden had just been completed - difficult to remember now, how it looked!
Walled Garden - Now Open!
The Walled Garden is brought back to life...
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