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  • Lecture: The Battle of Jutland

    Tue, Jun. 7, 2016 6:30pm — 8:00pm

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    6:30pm drinks reception (drink included in ticket price), 7:00pm lecture commences £9 non-members | £7 Friends Reservation Recommended | 01738 638152 Option 1 The great naval battle of Jutland represented, at the same time, a culmination and an end of an era. It was the moment when the two largest dreadnought battleship fleets met in direct action, and the last moment when a naval battle’s outcome was not... Read more…
  • Lecture: Tayside Archaeology

    Tue, Jun. 21, 2016 1:30pm — 2:30pm

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    Latest results from hillfort excavations on Moncreiffe Hill 1:30 lecture commences Tickets £7 non-members|£5 Friends Reservations recommended | 01738 638152 Option 1 Join Sophie Nicol to hear about the latest excavations from two hillforts on Moncrieffe Hill. The forts of Moredun Top and Moncreiffe Hill sit on an important seat of power with views to the Tay and the Earn. Sophie will also give a short update on... Read more…
  • Message to a Soldier

    Thu, Jun. 30, 2016 9:30am — 4:30pm

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    Message to a Soldier Daily from 30th June – 25th September  9.30am – 4.30pm Write your message of respect and remembrance to those who have lost their lives through war and conflict. Included in Museum admission | No reservations required Read more…
  • Remember with a Poppy

    Thu, Jun. 30, 2016 11:00am — 3:00pm

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    Remember with a Poppy Daily from 30th June - 15th August 11am-3pm | Daily from 16th August - 25th September 1pm-3pm Every day that Poppies: Weeping Window[sitetree_link,id=25253]is at The Black Watch Castle and Museum join us; create a poppy and dedicate it to a solider. You will be invited to leave your Poppy to become part of our Poppy Remembrance wall. Suggested donation £2 |No reservations required Read more…
  • Scottish Hydro Singers

    Sat, Jul. 2, 2016 2:00pm — 2:30pm

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    Scottish Hydro Singers Saturday 2nd July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 30th July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 27th August 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 24th September 2:00pm-2:30pm  Enjoy the sound of the Scottish Hydro Singers performing a selection of First World War songs. Suggested donation £2 | No reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Jul. 4, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Friends are Good on the Day of Battle: Scottish Regiments on the Somme July-November 1916

    Wed, Jul. 6, 2016 6:30pm — 8:00pm

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    6:30pm drinks reception (drink included in ticket price), 7:00pm lecture commences £9 non-members | £7 Friends Reservation recommended | 01738 638152 Option 1 Scottish infantrymen fought at the Battle of the Somme from its opening day on 1 July 1916 to its bloody conclusion 140 days later. Trevor Royle recounts their exploits and assesses the performance of their commander-in-chief Field Marshal Lord Haig, also a Scot. In doing... Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Jul. 11, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Jul. 18, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Jul. 25, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Scottish Hydro Singers

    Sat, Jul. 30, 2016 2:00pm — 2:30pm

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    Scottish Hydro Singers Saturday 2nd July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 30th July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 27th August 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 24th September 2:00pm-2:30pm  Enjoy the sound of the Scottish Hydro Singers performing a selection of First World War songs. Suggested donation £2 | No reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Aug. 1, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Aug. 8, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • The Black Watch at El Alamein

    Tue, Aug. 9, 2016 6:30pm — 8:00pm

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    6:30pm drinks reception (drink included in ticket price), 7:00pm lecture commences £9 non-members | £7 Friends Reservation Recommended | 01738 638152 Option 1 Dr Niall Barr is a Senior Lecturer in Defence Studies, King's College London, based at the Joint Services Command and Staff College, Shrivenham. Educated at the University of St Andrews, he previously taught military history at Sandhurst. He has published widely on British military history and... Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Expereince

    Mon, Aug. 15, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Expereince

    Mon, Aug. 22, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Scottish Hydro Singers

    Sat, Aug. 27, 2016 2:00pm — 2:30pm

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    Scottish Hydro Singers Saturday 2nd July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 30th July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 27th August 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 24th September 2:00pm-2:30pm  Enjoy the sound of the Scottish Hydro Singers performing a selection of First World War songs. Suggested donation £2 | No reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Aug. 29, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Expereince

    Mon, Sep. 5, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • The Scottish Women’s Hospitals: With a women’s unit in France, Serbia and Salonica 1915-1918

    Tue, Sep. 6, 2016 6:30pm — 8:00pm

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    6:30pm drinks reception (drink included in ticket price), 7:00pm lecture commences £9 non-members | £7 Friends Reservation Recommended | 01738 638152 Option 1 The Girton and Newnham Unit of the Scottish Women’s Hospitals set off for France in the summer of 1915 for what was to be the start of groundbreaking and inspirational work.  In the autumn of 1915 they were sent to Serbia, the first women’s unit... Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Sep. 12, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Hands on Gallery Experience

    Mon, Sep. 19, 2016 3:00pm — 4:00pm

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    Hands on Gallery Experience Every Monday 4th July – 19th September 3:00pm-4:00pm During this hands on experience you will have the opportunity to engage with items from our First World War collection. Included in Museum admission | Drop-in activity, no reservations required Read more…
  • Lt Freddie Tait: Soldier and Golfer

    Thu, Sep. 22, 2016 1:30pm — 2:30pm

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    1:30pm lecture commences £7 non-members | £5 Friends Reservation Recommended | 01738 638152 Option 1 Winner of the Amateur Championship in 1896 and 1898 and several times a leading contender4 in the Open Championships of that time, Freddie Tait went out to South Africa with 2nd Bn The Black Watch at the start of the Boer War. He was a friend of the speaker's grandfather and like... Read more…
  • Scottish Hydro Singers

    Sat, Sep. 24, 2016 2:00pm — 2:30pm

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    Scottish Hydro Singers Saturday 2nd July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 30th July 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 27th August 2:00pm-2:30pm | Saturday 24th September 2:00pm-2:30pm  Enjoy the sound of the Scottish Hydro Singers performing a selection of First World War songs. Suggested donation £2 | No reservations required Read more…