GWL building and new freestanding lift shaft, photo Keith Hunter

Whose Museum Is It Anyway?

Jul. 24, 2017 by

Sue John, Enterprise Development Manager, Glasgow Women’s Library Let’s get this out of the way – Glasgow Women’s Library is somewhat of a misnomer… Although based in Glasgow, we’re visited by people

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

Style at Sea: A Night of Cocktails, Dancing and Glamour

May. 11, 2017 by

Chris Walker, Exhibitions and Events Officer, Scottish Maritime Museum It’s easy to get caught up in the scale of the giant Ocean Liners. Before air travel was common, these huge passenger ships

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