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About History Live

As part of the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, History Live will invite inquisitive visitors and fun-seeking families to step back in time with a series of activities set to fully immerse visitors in Scotland’s past.

From the exciting opening concert at the Church of the Holy Rude to tours of buildings not previously open to the public such as Bannockburn House, there will be something for everyone.

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Upcoming Events

Coal

Coal

28 September 2017 - 30 September 2017
A powerful and moving piece of dance theatre that re-enacts history and will have a deep impact.
History Live Opening Concert

History Live Opening Concert

29 September 2017
This concert celebrates all that is extraordinary within Scotland’s rich heritage, with music through the ages.
Stirling’s Oldest Cemetery in its Prehistoric Context

Stirling’s Oldest Cemetery in its Prehistoric Context

29 September 2017
Archaeologists talk about the facial reconstruction work on a Bronze Age skull in the Stirling Smith collections.
A Dram with an Outlander Twist

A Dram with an Outlander Twist

29 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
History Live: Come along for a dram and a tour of Deanston Distillery, which appeared in an episode of Outlander.
Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum - Special Exhibitions

Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum - Special Exhibitions

29 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
Come along to the Stirling Smith for some special exhibitions and objects on show during History Live weekend!
Gruesome Games

Gruesome Games

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
History Live: Come along to The National Wallace Monument for some Gruesome Games, fun for all the family!
Church of the Holy Rude Tour

Church of the Holy Rude Tour

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
Take a walk in the footsteps of kings and queens in this tour of The Church of the Holy Rude, founded in 1129.
Bannockburn House Tours

Bannockburn House Tours

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
History Live: Enjoy a costumed tour of 17th century Bannockburn House, a rare chance to see inside this unique house.
Cambuskenneth Abbey: Talk and Tour

Cambuskenneth Abbey: Talk and Tour

30 September 2017
History Live: A rare chance to go inside the tower at Cambuskenneth Abbey in the company of historian Murray Cook.
Walking Tours

Walking Tours

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
History Live invites you to discover the secrets of the Royal Burgh of Stirling on walking tours with local guides.
Renaissance Revelry

Renaissance Revelry

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
Learn about life in the Royal Palace and hear about the nobility and Mary, Queen of Scots.
Have a go Archery

Have a go Archery

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
History Live: Pop along to The Battle of Bannockburn and shoot some arrows at their Have-a-go Archery sessions.
Old Town Jail Tour

Old Town Jail Tour

30 September 2017
Old Town Jail Tour - Hear about the bloody, bizarre and sometimes baffling tales of the Burgh’s heroes and villains.
Heavy Metal Weekend

Heavy Metal Weekend

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
Discover your inner crafts skills, with activities for all ages at Scotland’s newest building conservation centre.
Weapons Tent

Weapons Tent

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
Visit the Weapons Tent at The National Wallace Monument and discover the fascinating history behind many of them.
Cowane’s Hospital

Cowane’s Hospital

30 September 2017 - 01 October 2017
History Live: Walk around this wonderful building and enjoy a Cowane's cupcake in the tearooms.
Gordon Buchanan: Animal Families and Me

Gordon Buchanan: Animal Families and Me

01 October 2017
Come along to Macrobert Arts Centre for a unique evening with wildlife presenter and cameraman Gordon Buchanan!
History Essay Writing Workshop

History Essay Writing Workshop

01 October 2017
History Live: Top tips for writing, presenting your material, and constructing the perfect history essay.
Old Town Cemetery – Talk and Tour

Old Town Cemetery – Talk and Tour

01 October 2017
History Live: Explore the old town cemetery in the capable hands of local historian Murray Cook in this tour.
Gaelic Jacobite Songs for All

Gaelic Jacobite Songs for All

01 October 2017
History Live: Gillibride McMillan, renowned Gaelic singer and 'Outlander' bard performs at Argyll's Lodging.