Chiddingstone Hoard

Open to the public Wednesday 11th April 2018.

Images courtesy of the British Museum Trust. Badge logo: ©EVMT

  • The Arts Council England/Victoria and Albert Museum Purchase Grant Fund is a government fund that helps regional museums, records offices and specialist libraries in England and Wales to acquire objects relating to the arts, literature and history.
  • It was established at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in 1881 and continues to be part of its nationwide work.
  • The annual grant budget, currently £750,000, is provided by Arts Council England (ACE).
  • Each year, the Purchase Grant Fund considers some 200 applications and awards grants to around 100 organisations, enabling acquisitions of £3 million to go ahead.


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Supported by: Edenbridge Bonfire Society, Edenbridge Town Council, Eden Valley of Chamber of Commerce,

Great Stone Bridge Trust, D E Leigh, Stonewall Park Trust, J Surtees Ltd, Waitrose

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