Newark Air Museum News Release
We have won a VisitEngland 2019 Welcome Accolade
The museum's Award follows a VAQAS (Visitor Attraction Quality Assurance Scheme) assessment last autumn and was based on the score the museum gained during a secret visit by the VisitEngland assessor.
This Award was one of only six (6) made this year in the East Midlands and of seventy three (73) across the country
The following statement was issued by VisitEngland Director Andrew Stokes:
"England's attractions provide visitors with amazing experiences and these accolades recognise the outstanding customer service and quality on offer across the country."
He continued, "From Best Told Story interpretation to Hidden Gem and overall Gold, these accolades show that there is an attraction capable of capturing everyone's imagination creating lasting memories and spreading the economic benefits from tourism."
In conclusion, "The 73 attractions are being recognised as a result of the exceptional experience they provide visitors from story-telling to food and drink and from customer service to overall winners."
Howard Heeley responded on behalf of the museum trustees. "We are honoured to have been recognised in this way by VisitEngland. This Accolade is a tribute to all of the hard work put in by the museum members and our staff, each and every day the we are open to the public; well done to all of them!"