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Festival of Museums: McManus Galleries 16th May

  • Posted on: 12/05/2015

As part of Scotland’s Festival of Museums, the McManus Galleries are opening their doors on the evening of 16th May to the public. Caird, famous for his Hall among other things, will be there to welcome you and Reginald Parr …

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An Audience with Mary, Queen of Scots at Edinburgh Castle, 13 & 14 May

  • Posted on: 12/05/2015

It’s 1566 and the Queen has given birth to  James, heir to the throne of Scotland. Amidst great rejoicing, the Queen will be holding an audience in the Great Hall of the Castle. Come and discover what life is life …

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Washday with Sadie, 27th April – 1st May, National Museum of Rural Life

  • Posted on: 20/04/2015

Spring is definitely with us and Sadie has decided to do a bit of spring cleaning and take advantage of the good weather and do lots of washing, but she needs your help. Bring your class along and get stuck …

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Free World War I workshops at Dumfries Museum 27 April – 1st May

  • Posted on: 20/04/2015

Come along to Dumfries Museum and learn about recruitment and identity in World War I.   To book a workshop phone 01387 253374