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Museum of the Year Award for Exeter

The Royal Albert Memorial Museum is named Museum of the Year Credit: ITV Westcountry

Exeter's Royal Albert Memorial Museum has been named Museum of the Year. The Art Fund announced the winner of its annual award tonight - which brings with it a prize of £100,000. It's in recognition of the museum's £24m makeover.

The judges praised its ambition and imagination after it created a whole new look for its collection - and found a new way for visitors to appreciate it.

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