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The Nation // Live
The Nation // Live is the culmination of a community outreach project arranged across five themes - Work, Union, Faith, Civil War and Roots - the exhibition links local heroes, characters and events to the collection, and features a range of mediums, including video, music, performance and sculpture.
29 January 2015
to 15 March 2015
Crime and Punishment in Medieval Scotland
Gilbert Savage', the Executioner! An Englishman, a prisoner of the Scots, who, given the choice of either to kill or be killed, is now the Executioner.
7 February 2015
to 13 February 2015
21 February 2015
Schiltron and the Battle of Flodden
Edinburgh Castle is steeped in war. From here James IV set out to Flodden in 1513. Come and see how the Scots of this era fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself.