Stories, Stones and Bones
Thousands of people will have the chance to get hands on with their local heritage as exciting new projects across Scotland open to the doors to discovery and fun thanks to funding from the National Lottery.
As a key partner to Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, HLF has invested £852,000 in 98 projects across the country.
As a key partner to Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, HLF has invested £852,000 in 98 projects across the country. From young people in the Highlands learning to build with turf, to Dundonians collecting memories, histories, poems and songs from their city. Focusing on reaching new audiences, over half the applications were from first time applicants.
If you want to do a heritage project and want to know more about what’s possible, take a look at some projects we have already funded.
- Shaping the future by hearing the past
- SSB Talking Turf: getting hands on with Highland turf building heritage
- Touching Memory
You can download the logo for the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology from Visit Scotland's toolkit page which also includes further information about the Scotland-wide celebrations taking place during 2017.