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Vacancy: Outreach & Access Manager

Would you like to develop exciting outreach projects for Museums & Galleries Edinburgh? We are recruiting for a part-time Outreach & Access Manager. The role is temporary until the end of July 2020. See My Job Scotland for more details. … Continue reading

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Thank you to our volunteers

We recently held our annual volunteers thank you event at the Museum of Edinburgh. The weather was on our side this year as it was the hottest day of the year (so far!). Many of our wonderful volunteers came along … Continue reading

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Every Day is a New Day

  I’ve recently been involved in a fantastic project run by Children in Scotland with a young mums group based at the Citadel Youth Centre in Leith. As part Children in Scotland’s Heritage Hunters project, which aimed to broaden the … Continue reading

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A busy month!

Photo: some of The Welcoming group at the People’s Story In the last few weeks I’ve been busy working with different groups from around Edinburgh. I ran two sessions with The Welcoming, a charity that supports people who are new … Continue reading

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Young Carers in Charge

Our latest exhibition, Young Carers in Charge, is now open at the People’s Story. It’s the culmination of a partnership project with national charity, Children in Scotland and Edinburgh Young Carers. Young Carers in Charge is part of a nationwide … Continue reading

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New Art in the City dates

Art in the City provides an opportunity for people whose lives are affected by dementia and their friends, families and carers to share a gallery visit and discuss art (and other things) in a friendly and supportive environment. Image: Robert … Continue reading

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A letter to Santa

This letter to Santa comes from the Museum of Childhood collections.  It dates from 1984 and (very much on trend) asks for Castle Greyskull, He-Man, Battle Cat, Skeletor, Panthor, Skeletor and the Knight Rider car! What is on your list … Continue reading

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