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WANTED – Interpretive content developer
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WANTED – Interpretive content developer

GHM has been awarded a grant from the NLHF’s Heritage Emergency Fund to be completed by the end of January...
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GAIRLOCH MUSEUM NAMED AS A WINNER OF ART FUND MUSEUM OF THE YEAR 2020
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GAIRLOCH MUSEUM NAMED AS A WINNER OF ART FUND MUSEUM OF THE YEAR 2020

Gairloch Museum has been announced as a winner of Art Fund Museum of the Year 2020, the most prestigious museum...
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Wondering what to do with the kids this October? Try a Museum!
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Wondering what to do with the kids this October? Try a Museum!

This year’s October holidays are going to be a bit different. The weather is less reliable than in the summer...
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Exploring Lost Inverlael with Ullapool Museum
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Exploring Lost Inverlael with Ullapool Museum

Museum Mangaer, Siobhan Beatson, tells all about this exciting new project that launched just before lockdown and is slowly building...
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Historylinks – the journey to reopening and beyond!
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Historylinks – the journey to reopening and beyond!

When COVID-19 struck, Historylinks Museum was already in the process of preparing to open for the 2020 season. All was...
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Highland Museum Re-opening Plans
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Highland Museum Re-opening Plans

Planning a trip to the Highlands and wondering if your favourite museum is open? Here is a comprehensive list that...
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Re-opening Gairloch Museum – A familiar journey
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Re-opening Gairloch Museum – A familiar journey

Almost exactly one year ago, staff and volunteers at Gairloch Museum were putting the final touches to their new museum...
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COVID-19 and a Volunteer Run Museum
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COVID-19 and a Volunteer Run Museum

We are delighted to welcome Ian Leith, Chair of Wick Heritage Museum, as our guest blogger for this month, writing...
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Guidance for Re-Opening
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Guidance for Re-Opening

Helping museums preparing to re-open.
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Lost At Sea
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Lost At Sea

Despite the current lockdown restrictions Strathnaver Museum is continuing to carry out community research projects and are appealing for members...
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Dè tha dol? What’s happening?
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Dè tha dol? What’s happening?

Many of our museums are still working hard behind the scenes to ensure their audiences can get their heritage fix...
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MHH Sector Response to Covid-19
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MHH Sector Response to Covid-19

Overview As with many sectors at this current time, things are extremely tough. The majority of Highland museums perpetually walk a...
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Covid-19 Resources and info
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Covid-19 Resources and info

To support museum staff and volunteers at this time we are launching our first digital Heritage Cafe's  - we thought...
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XpoNorth Heritage
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XpoNorth Heritage

XpoNorth launch Museum and Heritage Support Programme We are really excited to launch XpoNorth Heritage as a dedicated support strand...
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Armadale Castle opens doors for new season and launches new bar-bistro
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Armadale Castle opens doors for new season and launches new bar-bistro

Armadale Castle, Gardens & Museum opens its doors for the new visitor season on Monday 2 March. The Visit Scotland...
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Highland Museum’s Day
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Highland Museum’s Day

Highland Museums Collections: Taking Stock and Looking ForwardA day organised for volunteers and staff from Highland museums and archives (accredited...
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Historylinks East Sutherland Longhouse Project
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Historylinks East Sutherland Longhouse Project

Historylinks Museum in Dornoch is delivering an exciting project looking at the history of the Longhouse and in particular focusing...
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Nairn Museum Celebrates Funding Award
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Nairn Museum Celebrates Funding Award

Museums Galleries Scotland grant awarded for new Family History Centre at much-loved local museum Nairn Museum has secured a grant...
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West Highland Museum Review of the Year!
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West Highland Museum Review of the Year!

The West Highland Museum in Fort William is in the heart of the Highlands and is particularly known for its...
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An Iconic Acquisition with a Secret – at West Highland Museum
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An Iconic Acquisition with a Secret – at West Highland Museum

Here is a short blog from Vanessa Martin at the West Highland Museum in Fort William on a recent exciting...
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