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What's on in 2019

Collection Store Tours: Every Wednesday from 1 May till 30 October at 2pm

Come and discover our collection in Am Fasgadh (Gaelic for the shelter) with one of our knowledgeable tour guides. Tours last approx. an hour and cost £5 per person (no charge for children)  – full details here.

 

Am Fasgadh

Am Fasgadh Collections Store

‘In the Land of the Glittering Wood Moss’

There is now an exciting new way to enjoy the museum. Download the app “HFM Glittering Wood Moss Trail” from ITunes and join storyteller, Alan Crawford to listen to his story ‘In the Land of the Glittering Wood Moss’ as you walk around the Pinewood.

 

 

Highland Herb Trail

Come and discover a walking trail of food and medicines from around the Highlands and Islands – more details here.

 

 

 

Autumn Events

Badenoch Great Place Project Festival

6 – 22 September 2019

Weds 11  & Weds 18 Sept – Tour of Am Fasgadh 2pm

Come and discover our collection in Am Fasgadh (Gaelic for the shelter) with one of our knowledgeable tour guides. Tours last approx. an hour and cost £5 per person (no charge for children)  – full details here.

Two stonemasons at work. Weds 18 & Thurs 19 Sept HES Stonemasons at Highland Folk Museum

Come and see the Stonemasons from Historic Environment Scotland in action! You can see their carving skills and even have a go yourself, 11am – 1pm & 2 – 4pm each day on our Shinty Pitch.

 

 

Sat 21 September – World Wide Spin In Public Day 

Come and join in this 10th anniversary of World Wide Spin in Public Day – you can bring your own spinning wheel or drop spindle and join in or come and meet some of our team and have a go! 11am – 1pm & 2 – 4pm

 

Sat 28 & Sun 29 Sept – Doors Open Day, each afternoon.

Visit our collections store at Am Fasgadh each afternoon between 2 – 4pm as part of Doors Open Days.

 

 

School house at the Highland Folk Museum.

Weds 9 October  – Annual Seminar – “From Crucks to Crinkly Tin – Traditional Structures and Settlements in the Central Highlands”

The Highland Folk Museum is hosting its annual one-day seminar in honour of our inspirational and pioneering founder Dr Isabel F Grant (1887-1983) – click here for more details