Events

All Events

PAST EVENT: Become a Borders Urban Detective

Saturday, November 26, 2016 - 11:00 to 12:30
Learn how you to research and record your local landmarks at this interactive workshop in Hawick.

PAST EVENT: From Heritage to Creativity

Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 10:30 to 16:00
Learn how community groups sharing the story of their places have dreamt up imaginative, creative outcomes – making a greater impact – and how you can do the same!

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Community Heritage Conference in Aberdeen

Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 10:00 to 17:00
Join Scotland's communities as they share their heritage at the third and final Community Heritage Conference of 2016.

PAST EVENT: Developing Projects (Intergenerational Focus) with Scotland's Urban Past

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 10:00 to 11:30
A free interactive workshop, featuring ideas and activities for anyone interested in exploring intergenerational (and other) heritage projects.

PAST EVENT: Become a Lerwick Urban Detective

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 17:30 to 19:00
A free interactive introduction to historical investigations for Lerwick's history lovers.

Become a Lerwick Urban Detective

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 14:00 to 15:30
This free afternoon workshop for groups and agencies will show you how to research and record Lerwick's 'missing history'.

PAST EVENT: Highland Archaeology Festival: Building Detectives

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 14:00 to 17:00
Get involved at this practical workshop and gain skills while investigating and recording part of the Highland Council's Headquarters building on Glenurquhart Road, Inverness.

PAST EVENT: Fife Family History and Local History Fair 2016

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 09:00 to 17:00
Join us and the Fife Family History Society at this event for local researchers and Urban Detectives on Saturday 8 October 2016 in Dunfermline.

PAST EVENT: Local Landscape Heroes Walks in Lanarkshire

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 11:00 to 11:00
Join CAVLP Heritage for the first in a series of walks celebrating the life and work of some of our Local Landscape Heroes.

PAST EVENT: Highland Archaeology Festival: Surveying Buildings and Illustration

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 13:30 to 16:00
Join us at this free hands-on workshop and learn how to investigate and record historic buildings in Merkinch, Inverness.

PAST EVENT: Highland Archaeology Festival: Using Online Resources

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 10:00 to 12:30
At this free workshop, you'll learn how to use online resources to investigate and share information about places in Scotland's towns and cities.

PAST EVENT: Telling the Tale of Cumbernauld

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 12:00 to 16:00
Join us at this free exhibition on the social and architectural history of Cumbernauld.

PAST EVENT: John Sinclair House Doors Open Day

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 09:30 to 16:30
John Sinclair House in Edinburgh, home of the National Record of the Historic Environment, will open its doors to celebrate both Doors Open Day and the Festival of Architecture.

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Community Heritage Conference in Oban

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 10:00 to 17:00
Join Scotland's communities as they share their heritage at the second of three Community Heritage Conferences throughout Scotland in 2016.

PAST EVENT: West Boathouse Doors Open Day

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 10:00 to Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 16:00
A chance to explore the well-used and much loved home of Glasgow’s oldest rowing club.

PAST EVENT: Merkinch Welfare Hall Doors Open Day

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:30 to 12:30
The Merkinch Welfare Hall will open its doors to the public on Saturday 10 September for a unique opportunity to see the renovation works on the building in progress.

PAST EVENT: Engine Shed Doors Open Day

Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:00 to Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 16:00
Join us at the Engine Shed, Scotland’s building conservation hub, before it opens early 2017, to discover more about conservation and Stirling's historical buildings.

PAST EVENT: Become a Dumfries Urban Detective

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 11:00 to 12:30
This free workshop will introduce you to the basics of researching Scotland's towns and cities, and show you how to add the history of Dumfries, Kirkcudbright and Castle Douglas to one of Scotland's national collections.

PAST EVENT: Kirkwall Garden Dig

Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 09:30 to Monday, August 8, 2016 - 16:30
Interested in the history and buildings of Kirkwall? Join this archaeology extravaganza in the town centre and help find Kirkwall Castle.

PAST EVENT: Become a Stirlingshire Urban Detective

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 17:00 to 18:30
Learn how you can add local landmarks to the map at this interactive workshop in Bannockburn.

PAST EVENT: Become a Glasgow Urban Detective

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 18:00 to 19:30
Learn how to record the streets of Glasgow at this free evening workshop for Urban Detectives.