No. 1 Royal Crescent won TWO awards at the SW Tourism Awards 2014-15. We won a Gold Award for Access and Inclusivity and a Highly Commended for Best Large Visitor Attraction. Please read the press release with more details here.
No.1 Royal Crescent is accredited as a VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction with Gold Status in 2015! Gold Status puts us in an elite category of just 11 visitor attractions in England scoring over 90% in a mystery visit by judges. We are in very fine company alongside HM Tower of London, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Beaulieu in Hampshire!
No. 1 Royal Crescent won a prestigious ‘Highly Commended’ certificate in the Restoration of a Georgian Building in an Urban Setting category of the Georgian Group Architectural Awards 2014. Sponsored by Savills, these prestigious annual awards are won only by teams and/or individuals who show clear vision and a commitment to recreating Georgian buildings and landscapes across the United Kingdom.
No. 1 Royal Crescent won a ‘Highly Commended’ (i.e. Runner-Up) at the 2014 Museums+Heritage Awards for Best Permanent Collection. Losing out to the new Mary Rose Museum, and beating the likes of Historic Royal Palaces and the Birmingham Science Museum, meant that we were absolutely thrilled at the recognition!
No.1 Royal Crescent has been awarded a 2015 Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor
No. 1 Royal Crescent won the award for the Best Visitor Attraction in the over 50,000 visitors per year category at Bath’s Events, Hospitality and Tourism Awards 2014No. 1 Royal Crescent won the Leisure and Tourism Award at the Bath Business Awards 2014.
Bath Preservation Trust has won a Sandford Award in 2019 for the schools learning programmes at No.1 Royal Crescent and the Herschel Museum of Astronomy. The Award recognises the quality and excellence of education workshops run at historic sites and are ratified by the Heritage Education Trust. The Award is current until 2024.