Events

Next Event

Become a Stornoway Urban Detective

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:00 to 12:30
Learn how you can place Stornoway's history on the map at this free morning workshop for Urban Detectives.

All Events

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.

Become an Edinburgh Urban Detective

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 18:00 to 19:30
Edinburgh locals can learn how to record their city for future generations at this free evening workshop for Urban Detectives.

Become an Edinburgh Urban Detective

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 13:30 to 15:00
An opportunity for Edinburgh residents to share memories, facts and photographs of the city at this free afternoon workshop for Urban Detectives.

Become a Stornoway Urban Detective

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 14:00 to 15:30
Help us record Stornoway's 'missing history' at this free afternoon workshop for Urban Detectives.

Become a Stornoway Urban Detective

Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:00 to 12:30
Learn how you can place Stornoway's history on the map at this free morning workshop for Urban Detectives.

PAST EVENT: Become an Ayrshire Urban Detective

Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 14:30 to 15:30
Discover how you can help us find the 'missing history' of Scotland's towns and cities at this interactive workshop in Ayr.

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Community Heritage Conference in Ayr

Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:00 to 17:00
Join Scotland's communities as they share their heritage at the first of three Community Heritage Conferences throughout Scotland in 2016.

PAST EVENT: Leith Doctors and Dockers

Friday, June 24, 2016 - 19:30 to Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 19:30
A double bill of new plays celebrating the triumphs and hardships of life in the port of Leith during the 19th and 20th Centuries.

PAST EVENT: Celebrating Rosyth's Centenary

Monday, May 23, 2016 - 10:00 to Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 16:00
100 years since the occupation of the first houses in Rosyth's Garden City and the Battle of Jutland, the Rosyth Garden City Association are hosting a free exhibition to celebrate the town's history.

PAST EVENT: Dance Through The Decades

Monday, April 25, 2016 - 20:00 to 23:30
Join the Scotland’s Urban Past Youth Forum at this free night of music and dancing. With music from 1920 to 2020, you'll be entertained all night long!

PAST EVENT: Become an Urban Detective

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 13:30 to 16:00
If you enjoy solving history mysteries, attend our workshop for Urban Detectives in Aberdeen and learn how to investigate Scotland's towns and cities through time.

PAST EVENT: Exploring Archives

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 10:00 to 12:30
Embark on a step-by-step investigation of the architectural and social history of Aberdeen with the Scotland's Urban Past team and Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives.

PAST EVENT: Mapping Your Aberdeen

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00
Our drop-in event for people of all ages gives you the chance to get creative and make a map of your Aberdeen as part of the Festival of Architecture!

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Urban Past in Dumfries

Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 14:00 to 17:00
Curious about getting involved with Scotland's Urban Past? Join us at the oldest working theatre in Scotland and get creative with sharing the stories of Scotland's towns and cities.

PAST EVENT: Insight Event: The Engine Shed

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 12:00 to 12:00
Get behind the scenes at The Engine Shed in Stirling and see how the building is being transformed into a state-of-the-art learning centre for building conservation.

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Urban Past in Dundee

Saturday, February 13, 2016 - 10:00 to 12:30
Get behind the scenes at Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum and discover how you could take the lead in a project about the city's past and present.

PAST EVENT: Made in My Toun: Ayr

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 19:30 to 21:00
See Ayr on film in full 1960s colour at this live cinema event from Made in My Toun.

PAST EVENT: Made in My Toun: Livingston

Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 14:00 to 15:30
Fifty years on, does the concept of the ‘New Town’ deliver on its promises for everyone? Find out at this live cinema event from Made in My Toun.

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Community Heritage Conference 2015

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 09:00 to Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 18:00
Bookings for Scotland's Community Heritage Conference 2015 are now open!

PAST EVENT: Youth Forum Information Evening

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 17:30 to 19:00
Come along to the first get-together for the Scotland's Urban Past Youth Forum to find out more information, what experience and training you can gain and meet some of the team.

PAST EVENT: Scotland's Urban Past in Kirkwall

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 14:00 to 16:00
Based in or around Kirkwall? There's plenty of possible projects in Orkney's biggest town - find out more at this exciting event!