21 Nov 2011

Photographic Exhibition at Stranraer Museum

The annual exhibition of the Royal Photographic Society (Scottish Region) is now on show at Stranraer Museum. This is a chance to see some of the best in Scottish contemporary photography.
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12 Nov 2011

Hat Trick!

'Hat Trick' tells the story of gentlemen's headwear through the ages. Tuesday-Saturday 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm
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24 Oct 2011


The new exhibition at Stranraer Museum is ?Building Scotland ? Scotland?s traditional building materials?.
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22 Sep 2011

Artist Rooms - Catherine's Room

Thursdays starting 22nd September (6 weeks) 4pm ? 6pm Dick Institute Age range: 15 ? 21 years FREE
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19 Sep 2011

Artist Rooms - Viola Predellas

w/c 19th September ? Tues/Wed/Thurs Artist in School Age range: 13 ? 18 years Times TBC FREE
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03 Sep 2011

Artist Rooms - Bill Viola

Main Gallery, Dick Institute Saturday 3rd September ? Saturday 24th December 2011 Tues ? Sat, 11am ? 5pm FREE Preview Event: Friday 2nd September 5.30pm ? 7.30pm Please come along to enjoy some early evening refreshments and view the exhibition before it opens on Saturday.
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02 Sep 2011

Ayrshire's Reel History

Ayrshire?s Reel History North Museum, Dick Institute Saturday 3rd September ? Saturday 24th December 2011 Tues ? Sat, 11am ? 5pm FREE
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02 Sep 2011


Visitors to Stranraer Museum have been voting for their favourite object and the results are now out.
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20 Aug 2011


The Baird Institute, Cumnock - Barony Gallery 20th August - 24th December 2011 A fascinating exhibition which explores prints and their development, showing a wide range of techniques used by print-makers.
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16 Jul 2011

1839 - A Gothic Weekend.

16th & 17th July - 12pm - 4pm To celebrate the thrilling new exhibition: 1839 - A Gothic Adventure, an exciting gothic inspired event will take place at the stunning location of Dean Castle.
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02 Jul 2011

A History of Wigtownshire in 100 Objects

Last year the British Museum ran a hugely popular exhibition called ?A History of the World in 100 Objects?. Not to be outdone ? and always quick to spot a good idea ? Stranraer Museum now gives you ?A History of Wigtownshire in 100 Objects?.
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19 Jun 2011

Fieldtrip Fishy heads! - Family Workshop

A fun children?s art workshop led by local artist and teacher Hugh Bryden. Come and make your own mask and create a shoal of fish in the Museum! 2.00pm ? 4.00pm.
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