Scotland’s biggest ever Festival of Museums
This weekend (May 19 to 21) will mark the largest ever Festival of Museums in a celebration of Scotland’s culture and history with more than 140 events taking place across three days.
Venues in the Highlands and Islands will welcome visitors with creative and hands- on activities, while spot- lighting the wealth of culture showcased by Scotland’s best-loved attractions.
Joanne Orr, chief executive of Museums Galleries Scotland, said: ‘Museums across Scotland will open their doors next weekend to host the biggest and most exciting Festival of Museums ever.
‘We have a bumper programme packed with events celebrating Scotland’s rich culture and incredible history – from the Picts and Border clansmen to Vikings and even pirates. Don’t miss out on the fun – make sure you check out what’s happening near you.’
To view the Festival programme, visit: festivalofmuseums.com.