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Kelvingrove Adult Talks

Scotland’s First Peoples Curator Talks for Adults

Kelvingrove Art Gallery an Museum, Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AG

Thursday 30 April @ 2:30pm - Wednesday 09 December @ 3:00pm

All adults are welcome to these free events, which run from 2.30pm to 3pm. Please meet in the Scotland’s First Peoples Gallery.   Thursday…

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Crossing the Forth – Exhibition and Guided Walks

Burntisland Heritage Centre, 4 Kirkgate, Burntisland

Saturday 09 May - Saturday 29 August

Burntisland Heritage Trust’s summer exhibition in 2015 is called ‘Crossing the Forth’. It tells the story of transportation over the…

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Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership Spring Walks

Various locations throughout the Clyde and Avon Valleys including Lanark, New Lanark, Chatelherault, Kirkfieldbank, Baron’s Haugh and Dalzell Estate

Friday 22 May - Tuesday 26 May

A programme of free Spring Walks showcasing the unique landscape and cultural heritage of the Clyde and Avon valleys has…

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Battle of Bannockburn Battlefield Walks

The Battle of Bannockburn Centre, Stirling

Sunday 24 May - Sunday 23 August

Located near the historic city of Stirling, the battleground still evokes the landscape that would have been seen by medieval…

Crannog Web Nettles

Ancient Textiles and Nettle Festival

The Scottish Crannog Centre Kenmore, Loch Tay, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, PH15 2HY

Monday 25 May @ 11:00am - Monday 25 May @ 4:30pm

Enjoy this special day of fibre work, food and fun.  Demonstrations and exhibits, nettle fibre processing & spinning, nettle food,…

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Archaeological Research in Progress

Royal Society of Edinburgh, George Street, Edinburgh

Saturday 30 May

Scotland’s annual Archaeological Research in Progress (ARP) national conference will take place on Saturday 30 May 2015 at the Royal…

Dean Castle Country Park


Dean Castle and Country Park, Dean Road, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire KA3 1XB

Saturday 30 May @ 10:00am - Sunday 31 May @ 4:00pm

Grab your trowel and get digging! Excavate with archaeologists at Dean Castle & Country Park. Who knows what you might…

May Festival Find

May Festival: Archaeology Afternoon – object handling

King's Museum, University of Aberdeen Old Aberdeen Town House High Street Aberdeen AB24 3EN

Saturday 30 May @ 12:00pm - Sunday 31 May @ 4:00pm

This is your chance to handle real objects! No booking required. For more details about King’s Museum, please click here to visit…

Perth and Kinross Archaeology Month

Perth and Kinross Archaeology Month

Perth and Kinross

Monday 01 June - Tuesday 30 June

Guided walks, excavations, exhibitions and presentations celebrating the archaeology of Perth and Kinross… Details – Perth and Kinross Archaeology Month…

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Eaglesham History Walk

Best Western Eglinton Arms Hotel, 59 Gilmour Street, Eaglesham, Glasgow G76 0LG

Tuesday 02 June @ 7:30pm - Tuesday 02 June

Join members of Eaglesham History Society for a history walk round Eaglesham.  Discover the rich history of one of Scotland’s…

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Oral History Skills Training

High Valleyfield Community Centre, Chapel Street, High Valleyfield, Fife, KY12 8SJ

Saturday 06 June @ 10:00am - Saturday 06 June @ 4:00pm

This Oral History Skills training will help you get started on (or continue with) your chosen oral history project. Recording people’s…

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Discovering Scotland’s Urban Past

Paisley Arts Centre, 15 New Street, Paisley, PA1 1EZ

Saturday 06 June @ 11:00am - Saturday 06 June @ 4:00pm

Join in for a fun-filled day exploring Paisley past and present at this free event, suitable for all ages. Get hands-on…

Kilmartin Archaeology Festival

Kilmartin Archaeology Festival 2015

Kilmartin Museum, Kilmartin, Lochgilphead, Argyll PA31 8RQ

Monday 08 June - Sunday 21 June

Kilmartin Museum is offering exciting opportunities to explore past lives and landscapes in Kilmartin Glen. Between 8th and 21st June…

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