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,

An example of one of the images used during our group reminiscence sessions

Recognised Collection at the heart of national reminiscence project

Feb. 21, 2017 by

2009 was an important year for the Scottish Football Museum. In October the collections held by the museum were Recognised as being Nationally Significant. Four months earlier the museum embarked