Tag Archives: Assembly Rooms

Heritage Guy moves on

Regular readers of the blog will have seen posts from Heritage Guy, aka Russell, the Heritage and Outreach Assistant. Yesterday was his last day with us. It is sad that he is leaving, but we wish him all the best in … Continue reading

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Church Hill Theatre 50th anniversary

Last week there was a special event to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Church Hill Theatre. The Church Hill Theatre is managed by the Assembly Rooms team, so Russell worked with people with a connection to the theatre to explore the … Continue reading

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Final week for Assembly Rooms exhibition displays

After over 4 months of touring the city and exhibiting to the Edinburgh public, the Assembly Rooms heritage exhibition ends on the 9th March so please go along to the venue on George Street for a last look! It has … Continue reading

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New pop-up exhibition case study

As an update to my last post, you can now read Russell’s case study on the Assembly Rooms exhibition on the Museums Association website. If you would like to visit, the exhibition is on display in Central Library until Monday … Continue reading

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Free tour of the Assembly Rooms

I mentioned in one of my previous posts that Russell has been working to develop free public tours of the Assembly Rooms. I’m happy to announce that the first of these will be taking place on Saturday.  Tours will start … Continue reading

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Making memories

It has been a busy week and I have been all over the city for sessions and activities. On Monday I went to the Museum Collections Centre to make sure that all the history objects from Citizen Curator were packed … Continue reading

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Endings and Beginnings

This morning I put away the last few items displayed in Citizen Curator. I would like to say thank you to all those who contributed, especially Duncan Bremner and those who volunteered. It has been an amazing project to work … Continue reading

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