News

NVM Chosen for Jingle Jam 2020

We have some very exciting news! Our growing education programmes have been chosen as one of the causes that Jingle Jam will support in 2020.

Lockdown Level 2

As required by the recently announced National Lockdown we have closed our doors to visitors but hope to be open again as soon as we are allowed.

Outdated Update: Sheffield Tier 3 Lockdown

UPDATE (26th November 2020): This information was written prior to the strengthening of the Tier 3 restrictions on 2nd December 2020. As of the current restrictions, we will remain closed. Please check back for further information, and keep an eye on our social channels. Earlier today (21st October 2020) Sheffield City Council announced that the […]

We’ve been voted UK Families’ Favourite Lockdown Activities

We’ve won an award for our fun family activities during lockdown in the Family Friendly Museum Award From Home! We were awarded a top prize yesterday in the online awards ceremony. Charity Kids in Museums has held its annual Family Friendly Museum Award for the past 15 years, recognising the most family friendly museums and […]

NVM Wins Art Fund Award for New Gallery Project

The National Videogame Museum has received an Art Fund ‘Respond and Reimagine’ grant to launch The National Videogame Gallery, an online platform that will explore the visual arts in videogames.

Animal Crossing New Horizons landscape photograph

The Animal Crossing Diaries

We are super excited to announce that we have been awarded a grant from the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation and Museum Association to collect histories of those who have been playing and living with ‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ during the lockdown period.

Reopening, Our Thoughts

An update on our preparations to reopen the Museum following the Government published guidelines for museums.

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