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

Upcoming Events

'Are we going to lose Culloden?' with Professor Christopher Duffy

12 Apr 2018
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SOLD OUT: Culloden: The Battle in History and Memory with Prof. Murray Pittock : Annual 1745 Association Commemoration Talk

13 Apr 2018
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‘Culloden: The Battle in History and Memory’ by Professor Murray Pittock. Author of Culloden: Great Battles (2016) Professor Murray Pittock will be the guest speaker at this year’s annual 1745 Association Lecture.

In the Shadow of the Princes

14 Apr 2018
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Following last years successful panel discussion this year we put a call for papers out to the next generation of academics and authors, join the team at Culloden and our speakers Dr Darren Layne ‘Too Vague to Grasp, Too Volatile to Define’: Considering the Motivation of the Jacobite Army in 1745-6’ and Nicola Martin ‘The Forty-Five and British Imperialism in North America’. Tickets include refreshments.

The Gathering Storm

15 Apr 2018
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Discover the stories of the men, women and children who played a role in the '45 and how they ended up on Culloden Moor in April 1746.

The Storm Breaks : a battle remembered

16 Apr 2018
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Follow in the footsteps of the armies and discover the story of the men and women as they met for the final time on Culloden Moor.

Books of Culloden: A contemporary view

16 Apr 2018
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From first hand testimonies of a government army surgeon to religion & politics; the history of the ’45 in verse and the stories of men and women in the '45; join the Culloden volunteers to discover more about the Jacobite pamphlet collection they have been cataloguing at Inverness Library. This event will take place at 1pm on the 16 April 2018.

Creatures of Culloden: Family Nature Trails

7 May 2018 - 17 Sep 2018
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Tea and Cake Tours at Culloden

1 Jul 2018 - 5 Aug 2018
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Experiance Culloden with our Tea and Cake Tour, this hour long tour will be with a small group and you will have the oppertunity to ask questions and chat to our knowledgable learning team while relaxing with coffee, tea and a slice of excellent cake.

Conservation Capers! Conservation for Kids

15 Oct 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
Paid Event