The 2016 Nominees

The nominated institutions and destinations in the 2016 round of Awards and with the new 'Soft Power Destinations' categories added

Leading Culture Destinations Of The Year

Exhibition Of The Year – Fine Art

Museum Architecture Of The Year

Museum Restaurant Of The Year

Museum Shop Of The Year

Digital Museum Of The Year

Leading Culture Destination Of The Year

New Museums Of The Year (Since Early 2015)


North America

Central & South America


Asia Pacific

Soft Power Destinations Of The Year

Best Soft Power Cultural Organization Award

Best Soft Power Cultural District Award

Best Soft Power Cultural Activation Award

Travellers’ Awards

Culture City Of The Year

Art Hotel Of The Year