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Date and Time

May 12th 2021

Location

Victoria Dock, DD1 3BP Dundee

Tayside's Treasures - A Cornucopia of Objects

A free online event featuring staff in 16 different museums across Tayside sharing some of their most intriguing objects.

About this Event

What do prehistoric textiles, Jacobite bagpipes, a 1967 electric car and art from a Judge Dredd comic have in common? They’re among the many thousands of unique and fascinating objects held in museums around Tayside.

This special live online event features a series of short presentations from curators and collections staff in 16 different museums across the region, in which you’ll discover that even the most ordinary looking object can have an amazing story to tell!

The museums participating in the event include HMS Unicorn, RRS Discovery, Blair Castle, The McManus, The Black Watch Castle & Museum, Dundee Museum of Transport, Museum of Abernethy, Hospitalfield, Innerpeffray Library, Perth Museum & Art Gallery, University of Dundee Museum Collections, Dunkeld Community Archive/Chapter House Museum Trust, Arbroath Signal Tower Museum, Scottish Crannog Centre, Montrose Air Station Heritage Centre, and V&A Dundee.

Tayside's Treasures - A Cornucopia of Objects

A free online event featuring staff in 16 different museums across Tayside sharing some of their most intriguing objects.

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