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Heritage in Action days at Highland Folk Museum ...

27 July 2018

Highland Folk Museum's Heritage in Action Days return for 2017 this summer. On the 6, 13, 20, 27 July and 3 & 10 August you can enjoy demonstrations across the site of traditional skills, from spinning and weaving to cooking, waulking the cloth, pole lathe and lots more!

Township – Visitors to the township can see a range of traditional crafts including weaving, spinning, pole lathe and basket making.

Croft – In our 1930’s Croft visitors can see traditional cooking and rope-making

Highland Heavyweight – Demonstrating a range of equipment and telling you a little bit of the history of the Highland Games in the area.

Am Fasgadh – Special store tours are available for visitors each day by our specially trained team of volunteers.

More information will appear on Highland Folk Museum's website as it becomes available.

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HER workshop [Dingwall] ...

27 July 2018

Starts: 14:00
Ends: 16:00

HER Workshop

Led by Susan Kruse of ARCH

Dingwall Community Library

The HER is Highland Council's on line database of all known heritage. It has a vast amount of information on Highland heritage for all ages, compiled from many sources by various people. This workshop will introduce the HER, showing you how to search for information.

As part of Highland Archaeology Festival 2018, people are being encouraged to adopt an HER monument, by submitting pictures, extra information or corrections. This workshop will show you how to do that.

Bookings please to info@archhighland.org.uk or 077888 35466

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Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), The Goods Shed, The Old Station, Strathpeffer, Ross-Shire, Scotland IV14 9DH
Tel: +44 (0)77888 35466 Email: