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Powerfully emotive and atmospheric battlefield where the 1745 Jacobite Rising came to a tragic end

Upcoming Events

Pipers at Culloden

18 May 2019 - 18 Sep 2019
Free event

Come along on special dates throughout the summer to hear our piping duo play at Culloden.

Shop presentations at Culloden

21 May 2019 - 19 Sep 2019
Free event

Join Irene Henderson on selected dates throughout the summer to find out more about some of the special products we have in our shop.

Discover Culloden

20 Jul 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Join a guide to learn about the archaeological discoveries made at Culloden Battlefield (part of the CBA Festival of Archaeology).

Creatures of Culloden: Family Nature Trails

5 Aug 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Join the Highlife Highland Ranger team and the Culloden Engagement team to discover the wee beasties that call this place home. 

Culloden in depth: teacher CPD session at Culloden

17 Sep 2019
Paid Event | Book online

During this day long session take an in-depth look at the battle, participants will take in a tour of the battlefield and handle replica objects associated with the battle, including uniforms and weapons. They will also work through maps and source material from the time and have access to the exhibition. At the end of the day participants will deliver a 10 minute presentation about one aspect of the campaign to their colleagues. The course is designed to work with the Ministry of Defence’s 10 principles of war and is usually delivered to military audiences, for one day only we will be tweaking it for secondary school teachers! Teachers at both primary and secondary will develop a much greater knowledge of the detail which will assist in delivering outstanding lessons to their students. *This session will run 0930-1500. There must be a minimum of 6 people booked on for the course to run* This session will cost £5 per person and include refreshments

What's under your feet? Archaeological tour of Culloden

12 Oct 2019
Paid Event | Book online

Join the engagement team to discover what’s under your feet at Culloden.