Category: Industrial Heritage
5 things you might not know about…James Watt
Monday 17 June 2019
Scottish inventor James Watt re-invented the steam engine. His inventions drove the Industrial Revolution, and shaped the future of Scotland and beyond. In celebration of our free exhibition on the life of James Watt and his impact on engineering and industrial heritage, we reveals 5 things you didn’t know about Watt.
Celebrating Scotland’s Industrial Heritage
Thursday 2 August 2018
What makes Scotland’s industrial heritage so special? Join our Head of Industrial Heritage, Miles Oglethorpe, to find out.
Our link to Stirling’s seafaring past
Friday 10 November 2017
Read on from our Conservation Director David Mitchell to find out our fascinating links with Scotland's seafaring past.
An Industrial Cathedral: Refreshing the Roof of the Engine Shed
Friday 16 June 2017
The metal frame of our roof is one of its most impressive features, making the space feel like an industrial cathedral....