The Incorporated Trades of Edinburgh

To book telephone 0131 529 3993 or visit www.edinburghmuseums.org.uk. Part of our Historical Lecture Series, also includes cake and coffee and a tour of the Castle. With our partners Archaeology Scotland. Wednesday 21 November, 10.30am The Incorporated Trades of Edinburgh Like all the chartered towns of Europe Edinburgh had its guilds. What do we know about […]

Recent Archaeological Discoveries and Research Conference

The annual Recent Archaeological Discoveries and Research conference takes place at Highland Council Chamber, Glenurquhart Road, Inverness. Saturday: 9am-5pm Sunday 9:30am-4pm More information and the programme is on the Conference pages of the Highland Archaeology Festival website. In addition, the programme and booking form can be downloaded from the Document Library on the Highland Archaeology […]

Kinneil House Tours

Historic Environment Scotland has joined forces with The Friends of Kinneil charity to run a series of free open days in 2018. Once home to the Dukes of Hamilton, you’ll get the chance to see inside this impressive mansion, which dates back to the 15th century and boasts some of the best renaissance wall paintings […]

Landing in Paradise: The Vikings in Scotland

To book telephone 0131 529 3993 or visit www.edinburghmuseums.org.uk. Part of our Historical Lecture Series, also includes cake and coffee and a tour of the Castle. With our partners Archaeology Scotland. Wednesday 24 October, 10.30am Landing in Paradise: The Vikings in Scotland. The Viking period saw a great outpouring of people from the Scandinavian homelands as […]

Tour of St Duthus Church and Churchyard

A guided tour around the medieval church and churchyard of St Duthus in Tain including the Ardjachie Pictish stone. Walk level 1. Anyone taking the tour will have to be able to stand for 40 minutes. Free/donations welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Children with adults welcome. Tain & District Museum & Clan Ross Centre. Phone 01862 894089 […]