Five of the UK's top museums have been chosen for the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017 award. Last year's winner was the Victoria and Albert Museum. The winner of the £100,000 prize will be announced at the British Library on Wednesday 5 July 2017.
This year's shortlist is:
- The Hepworth Wakefield
- Sir John Soane's Museum, London
- Lapworth Museum of Geology, Birmingham
- Tate Modern, London
- The National Heritage Centre for Horse Racing, Newmarket
As well as the top prize, each of the shortlist receives £10,000 in recognition of their achievements.