Science Showcase, The Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow. Courtesy of the University of Glasgow Photographic Unit

Take Pride in University Museums

Jan. 29, 2018 by

University museums are more visible, more open and more successful than ever before according to Steph Scholten, the new director of Scotland’s oldest public museum, The Hunterian, University of Glasgow.

The Kilmarnock Edition: Robert Burns’ ticket to success

Jun. 8, 2017 by

Ally Beckett, Learning Officer, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum Few objects associated with Robert Burns are as well-known, or as instrumental to his fame, as the ‘Kilmarnock Edition’. Published on the 31st

Macabre Art and History in Aberdeen

May. 19, 2017 by

Jenny Pape, Aberdeen City Council In 2008 the entire collection of Aberdeen Gallery and Museums was designated as a Nationally Significant Collection by Museums Galleries Scotland. This Nationally Significant Collection

Heart, Cœur, Corazón: The Recognised Collection at the Heart of Surgeons’ Hall

Apr. 13, 2017 by

Chris Henry, Director of Heritage at Surgeons’ Hall Museums at The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Working in an independent medical museum has many benefits, one of which is

A Stitch in Time: The Story of Singer Sewing Machines

A Stitch in Time for Clydebank

Mar. 22, 2017 by

  Towards the end of 2016, Clydebank Museum and Art Gallery launched A Stitch in Time – a new project focused on celebrating The Sewing Machine Collection and Singer Archive,