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22 Jun 2022

Beyond Beckford: reviewing and re-interpreting the Beckford Collection

As part of a Scottish Graduate School for Arts and Humanities (SGSAH) funded internship Beyond Beckford, a PhD student and a PhD candidate are carrying out research at Brodick Castle.

17 Jun 2022

Plague, fire, floods and a king

A PhD candidate has been researching the history behind some of the objects in a new exhibition at Brodick Castle on Arran.

14 Jun 2022

Peacock at Drum: The Fine Art of Printmaking

A vibrant new exhibition is on display at Drum Castle this summer, celebrating the work of Peacock, a local printmaking workshop.

8 Jun 2022

A lady’s diary: the first Edinburgh Musical Festival of 1815

In celebration of the exhibition Music and Migration in Georgian Edinburgh: The Story of Felix Yaniewicz at the Georgian House, which reveals how the first Edinburgh Music Festival was founded in 1815, we look at the diary of a lady who attended the festival that year.

6 Jun 2022

Falkland and beyond

Award-winning artist Pat Beveridge returns to Falkland Palace this year with an exhibition of her work, including paintings of the palace and garden as well as scenes of Fife.

3 Jun 2022

Beloved pets of the Brodie family

The Brodies have always loved animals, and many of their favourite pets were included in portraits of the family!

2 Jun 2022

A Jubilee exhibition at Falkland Palace

As part of Falkland Palace​’s celebrations to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee we are delighted to exhibit, for the first time, a Royal Company of Archers uniform from our collection within the Keeper​’s Dressing Room.

26 May 2022

The Great Eight at Craigievar Castle

John Lemon, Visitor Services Supervisor at Craigievar Castle, tells about some of the things he loves at this place.

13 May 2022

Generations of wallpaper at Moirlanich Longhouse

Discover a world of wallpaper at Moirlanich Longhouse. The many layers of pattern in this tiny cottage record the popularity and practicality of wall coverings across several generations.