The Designation scheme identifies the pre-eminent collections of national and international importance held in England's non-national museums, libraries and archives, based on their quality and significance.

If your organisation has achieved Designated status you can acknowledge that accolade by featuring the logo on all your related information, publicity and marketing materials.

Logo usage

The Designation logo is supplied below. Please do not attempt to recreate or manipulate it using different fonts, colours, tints or shades. All visual elements must be kept together as supplied in their entirety.

PNG (colour)
PNG (black and white)
JPEG 72 dpi (colour)
JPEG 72 dpi (black and white)
JPEG 300 dpi (colour)
JPEG 300 dpi (black and white)

If you require the logo in another format, please contact Customer Services.

Work with us

We would like you to work with us to campaign for arts and culture, contributing to key promotional and publicity activities. This might include joint media relations work or providing us with images, text, audio and/or audio-visual materials that we can use to demonstrate artistic excellence and increase attendance and participation. Contact your area communications team to get involved in helping us promote arts and culture.  

Terms and conditions

For further information about grant acknowledgement, please read our terms and conditions which provide information about the use of our logos and your responsibilities.