Events

Edinburgh – National Museum of Scotland Family Activities

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Come and have some fun with us!Edinburghhttp://www.visitscotland.com/guide/see-and-do/events/event?id=9001459641Edinburgh



David Livingstone Centre, Glasgow – Mother’s Day

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Mums can relax in the tearoom while their kids get busy making Mothers Day gifts. Ages 7+. Tea, coffee and cake for mums is included in the price. First child 4, each additional child 2.Contact:For further information please call 0844 4932207David Livingstone Centre, Glasgowhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/David-Livingstone-Centre/1888/David Livingstone Centre, Glasgow



Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr – Painting Persia’s Bard – Ten Poems From Hafez

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Exhibition – To celebrate UNESCO World Poetry Day.Jila Peacock brings alive the words of Hafez, the Bard of Shiraz and cultural icon of the Persian – speaking people, through her beautiful shape poems.Location: Temperary Exhibition Gallery, Museum Charge: FreeContact:Tel. 0844 493 2601 E-mail burns@nts.org.ukRobert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayrhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Robert-Burns-Birthplace-Museum/1820/Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr



Pollok House, Scotland – Pollok House: New Perspectives

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

An exhibition of new artworks at Pollok House. Exhibiting artists: Peter Bevan,J Keith Donnelly, Emma Ewan, Steven Livingstone, Oliver Mezger, Morag Muego, Louise Oppenheimer, Penny Sharp & Inness Smith, Zivile Siutilaite, Ally Wallace, Clare Yarrington.Contact:For further information please call 0844 4932202Booking:Exhibition is FreePollok House, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Pollok-House/Pollok-House-New-Perspectives/Pollok House, Scotland



Edinburgh – National Museum of Scotland Family Activities

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Come and have some fun with us!Edinburghhttp://www.visitscotland.com/guide/see-and-do/events/event?id=9001459641Edinburgh



Newhailes, Lothian – Newhailes Nature Detectives Club

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

The Nature Detectives Club is for 7-12 year olds and will meet at the education room in the stable block at Newhailes For more information Contact Lothian area Ranger Tel: 08444932124 or Email lothianranger@nts.org.ukContact:For further information please call 0844 4932124Booking:10 yearly annual subscription fee per childNewhailes, Lothianhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Newhailes/1628/Newhailes, Lothian



Brodie Castle, Moray, Scotland – Sunday Lunch and concert

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Enjoy Sunday lunch in the grand surroundings of the drawing room, followed by a concert by Music For A While.Enjoy a lunch of two courses and coffee or tea to follow then stay seated as Music for a While present an hour of song and instrumental music from the Renaissance and Baroque periods.Booking essential, Tel 0844 493 2156 or email brodiecastle@nts.org.uk. 12.30pm for lunch served at 1.00pm.Prices:Adult : 25.00Brodie Castle, Moray, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Brodie-Castle/1864/Brodie Castle, Moray, Scotland



Newhailes, Musselburgh, Scotland – Estate Walking Tours

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Take a tour of our historic designed landscape with one of our estate guides to learn more about the history of this very important 18th Century designed landscape. You must be able to walk for an hour without sitting and be wearing outdoor clothes and sturdy shoes. Suitable for 8 years and over.Adult Members 4, Adult Non-members 8 (Child 2/4).Booking advised on 0844 493 2125 to avoid disappointment.Newhailes, Musselburgh, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Newhailes/1893/Newhailes, Musselburgh, Scotland



Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr – Songs and Music of Scotland and Ulster

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Concert – Cathal McConnell (Boys of the Lough) is joined by Gerry OConnor(Skylark & La Lugh)Cathal McConnell (Boys of the Lough) is joined by Gerry OConnor(Skylark & La Lugh)to present a programme of music and song celebrating the rich musical heritage of Scotland and Ulster. Supported by students from the Junior RSAMD.Location: Robertson Room, Museum Charge: Adult – 10 Concession – 8Contact:Tel. 0844 493 2601 E-mail burns@nts.org.ukRobert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayrhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Robert-Burns-Birthplace-Museum/1821/Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr



Culzean Castle & Country Park, Ayrshire – Wedding Open Day

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Join us at Culzean Castle to view this spectacular venue for your wedding.Our dedicated functions team will be on hand to show you the Castle and discuss your special requirements.Culzean Castle & Country Park, Ayrshirehttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Culzean-Castle-Country-Park/Wedding-Open-Day/Culzean Castle & Country Park, Ayrshire



Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr – Songs and Music of Scotland and Ulster

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Cathal McConnell(Boys of the Lough) is joined by Gerry OConnor(Skylark & La Lugh)for a talk, tour & workshop celebrating the rich musical heritage of Scotland and Ulster.Location: Museum Charge: 60 both days; 65 both days and evening concertContact:Tel. 0844 493 2601 E-mail burns@nts.org.ukRobert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayrhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Robert-Burns-Birthplace-Museum/1822/Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr



Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr – Burns’s Wit and Wisdom

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Talk – John Hodgart gives an entertaining insight into Burnss epigrammatic wit wisdom in this egaging and informative talk. Tel. 0844 493 2601 E-mail burns@nts.org.ukRobert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayrhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Robert-Burns-Birthplace-Museum/1824/Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr



Brodie Castle, Moray, Scotland – Wedding Fair

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

A wide selection of wedding suppliers showcasing their goods within a marquee. See how the castle can be the perfect venue for your wedding, dressed for the occasion. Please attend the marquee first. Those prospective brides who furnish their contact details will be invited to view the relevant rooms in the castle. Further details and photos can be viewed at http://www.nts.org.uk/Hire-a-venue/Brodie-Castle/For further information please call 0844 4932156Brodie Castle, Moray, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Brodie-Castle/1865/Brodie Castle, Moray, Scotland



Crathes Castle, Banchory, Scotland – Ranger Event: Easter Holiday Children’s Wildlife Quiz

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Collect a quiz from the ticket office and find out more about the wildlife on the estate.A self-led, drop-in event runnning throughout the Easter holidays, encouraging children to look closer at the natural world around them. For further information please call 0844 4932167No booking required, drop-in eventCrathes Castle, Banchory, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Crathes-Castle-Garden-Estate/1765/Crathes Castle, Banchory, Scotland



Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve, Killin, Scotland – Earth Hour

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

As part of the global invitation to switch off for an hour we will be hosting a joint event with Environmental Action KillinInspired by the darkness, we will be looking at some of the constellations that can be seen in the sky at this time of year. If we get a clear night we will be out spotting these but we will also be telling the stories they inspired in myth and legend. For further information please call 0844 4932136Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve, Killin, [...]



Haddo House, Ellon, Scotland – Little Red…You Know Who!

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Follow Little Red on an unconventional path through the woods in this charming puppet show.Prices:Adult : 6.00Child : 5.00Family : 20.00To buy tickets contact Haddo House on tel. 0844 493 2179 or email haddo@nts.org.ukHaddo House, Ellon, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Haddo-House/1664/Haddo House, Ellon, Scotland



David Livingstone Centre, Glasgow – Chick Hunt

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Oh no! Mother Hens chicks have escaped into the Museum. Can you find them all?We need some brave chick rescuers to enter the museum and save them from the lurking lions.Ticket price is included in admission cost.For further information please call 0844 4932207David Livingstone Centre, Glasgowhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/David-Livingstone-Centre/1889/David Livingstone Centre, Glasgow



Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalnd – Pond Dipping

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Learn about the fascinating creatures that live under the water in the pond at Inverewe.Explore the pond life of Wester Ross. WARNING Loch Ness is not that far away! For further information please call 0844 4932225, Booking advised. Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalndhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Inverewe-Garden-Estate/1911/Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalnd



Crathes Castle, Banchory, Scotland – Ranger Guided Pre-School Walk: Springtime

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Find out what our woodland creatures are up to at this time of year.All our events begin and end in the propertys car park where there is a car parking charge for non-members. Booking Essential – 0844 493 2167Crathes Castle, Banchory, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Crathes-Castle-Garden-Estate/1766/Crathes Castle, Banchory, Scotland



Drum Castle, Garden & Estate, Aberdeenshire – Tree & Plant Sales

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Come to Drum and enjoy the native tree and spring plant sales in the Castle courtyard. Everyone is welcome to this wonderful spring event. For further information please call 0844 4932161Drum Castle, Garden & Estate, Aberdeenshirehttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Drum-Castle-Garden-Estate/1867/Drum Castle, Garden & Estate, Aberdeenshire



Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalnd – Pond Dipping

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Learn about the fascinating creatures that live under the water in the pond at Inverewe.Explore the pond life of Wester Ross. WARNING Loch Ness is not that far away! For further information please call 0844 4932225, Booking advised. Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalndhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Inverewe-Garden-Estate/1911/Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalnd



Hills House, Helensburgh, Scotland – Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Follow the trail around the garden, collect the clues, solve the puzzle and win a Cadbury Easter egg!As well as the trail, therell be face painting and more on Sunday and Monday. 1.50 per trail plus usual admission price.Prices:Child : 1.00For further information please call 0844 493 2208Hills House, Helensburgh, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/The-Hill-House/442/Hills House, Helensburgh, Scotland



Newhailes, Musselburgh, Scotland – Nature Nippers

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

We will go looking for really small animal tracks at Newhailes and make prints of our own.Children need to be accompanied by an adult. We will be going outside for part of the session so wellies and warm, waterproof clothes are a must. For further information email lothianranger@nts.org.uk or call 08444932124Prices:Child : 2.00For further information please call 0844 4932124Newhailes, Musselburgh, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Newhailes/1641/Newhailes, Musselburgh, Scotland



Greenbank Garden,Glasgow – Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Follow the trail around the garden, collect the clues, solve the puzzle and win a Cadbury Easter egg!As well as the trail, therell be face painting and more on Sunday and Monday. 1.50 per trail plus usual admission price.Prices:Child : 1.50For further information please call 0844 493 2201Greenbank Garden,Glasgowhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Greenbank-Garden/439/Greenbank Garden,Glasgow



Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalnd – Seashore Explore

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Explore the coast at low tide to find what lives under the water and make your own seashore mobileThis FREE activity is for visitors to the Garden. Meet at the Plant Sales area of the Visitor Centre.All children must be accompanied by an adult. Waterproof boots/shoes advisable.Ticket price is included in admission cost.For further information please call 01445 781229Booking is advisable Children 2Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalndhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Inverewe-Garden-Estate/Seashore-Explore/Inverewe Garden & Estate, Scotalnd



Castle Fraser Garden & Estate, Inverurie, Scotland – Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Follow the trail around the garden, collect the clues, solve the puzzle and win a Cadbury Easter egg!As well as the trail, therell be face painting and more on Sunday and Monday. 2 per trail. Usual entry prices apply if youd like to visit the castle.For further information please call 0844 493 2164Castle Fraser Garden & Estate, Inverurie, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Castle-Fraser-Garden-Estate/431/Castle Fraser Garden & Estate, Inverurie, Scotland



Brodick Castle, Arran, Scotland – The Real Easter Bunny Walk

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Spring dawn walk to watch mad April hares.Experience the spring dawn and sneak a closer look at the mad antics of our Easter haresFor further information please call 0844 4932154Booking required call 0844 4932154Brodick Castle, Arran, Scotlandhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Brodick-Castle-Garden-Country-Park/1715/Brodick Castle, Arran, Scotland



Holmwood House, Glasgow – Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Follow the trail around the garden, collect the clues, solve the puzzle and win a Cadbury Easter egg!As well as the trail, therell be face painting and more on Sunday and Monday. 2 per trail. Usual entry prices apply if youd like to visit the house.For further information please call 0844 493 2204Holmwood House, Glasgowhttp://www.nts.org.uk/Events/Holmwood/443/Holmwood House, Glasgow