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Pitlochry Dam Visitor Centre

Pitlochry Dam Visitor Centre

SSE’s Pitlochry Dam Visitor Centre at Loch Faskally has been enjoyed by many thousands of visitors since it was built many years ago. But when it was decided that the old centre needed an upgrade, a bold and striking new design was commissioned. Now, a fascinating new visitor centre is throwing open its doors to the public

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Have a love-ly Valentine’s Day in Perth

Have a love-ly Valentine’s Day in Perth

This Valentine’s Day, we want to help you and your loved one enjoy the many romantic treats that Perth and the surrounding areas have to offer. And just as there’s a perfect someone out there for everyone, so there’s a perfect date for every kind of Valentine. So no matter what makes your heart beat faster, we’ve got some great ideas for you that would get Cupid’s seal of approval.

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Norie-Miller Park

Norie-Miller Park

As one of the fair city’s most unique attractions, Perth’s Norie Miller Park plays home to wildlife, gardens, walks and art.  Situated just a short walk from Scotland’s newest city centre, this beautiful location is the perfect escape from urban life. Named after...

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Norie-Miller Walk Light Nights

Norie-Miller Walk Light Nights

Experience Perth’s beautiful riverside walk in a whole new way – free event! Until 14th February, spectacular lighting displays will transform the banks of the Tay into a magical wonderland. Includes theme nights to mark Burns Night, Chinese New Year, and St Valentine’s Day.

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Burns Night in Perth!

Burns Night in Perth!

Burns night is celebrated annually on Robert Burns birthday on the 25th January.It’s a night to pay tribute to the great poet’s life and works, and to Scottish Culture.

Are you having a big family feast of haggis, neeps and tatties and raising a dram? Or do you fancy going out to an organised shindig with ceilidh dancing and lots of Burns entertainment?

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Upcoming Events

Feb
23
Thu
2017
all-day Nordic House @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
Nordic House @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
Feb 23 all-day
Nordic House @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
AK Bell Library Arctic seascapes, Icelandic lava fields, Denmark’s oldest allotment gardens, women fishing on the Baltic and a subsidence-threatened Swedish mining town – all these landscapes are featured in this pioneering Nordic art exhibition.
10:00 am Art of War @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Art of War @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Art of War @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
1 October 2016 – 25 February 2017 | Free Perth Museum & Gallery Art of War examines the way in which modern conflict has been documented by artists from the Victorian period to the present[...]
10:00 am Friends of Perth & Kinross Counc... @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
Friends of Perth & Kinross Counc... @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of Perth & Kinross Council Archive @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
20 October, 17 November, 9 December 2016 and 23 February 2017 | 2pm (booking required) AK Bell Library All are welcome to attend the talks which are free to members and £5 for non-members. Contact[...]
10:00 am Gifts for a Jacobite Prince @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Gifts for a Jacobite Prince @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Gifts for a Jacobite Prince @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
A highlight tour organised by National Museums Scotland 25 October 2016 – 25 February 2017 | Free Perth Museum & Gallery We are delighted to host the Jacobites National Treasure Tour from the National Museums[...]
10:00 am Morrison: The Man, The Search, T... @ Black Watch Museum
Morrison: The Man, The Search, T... @ Black Watch Museum
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Morrison: The Man, The Search, The Discovery @ Black Watch Museum
Morrison: The Man, The Search, The Discovery 15th February – 6th June 2017 | 10am – 4pm | Ticket price included in Museum admission   In 2014 the body of an unknown soldier was found[...]
10:00 am On the Ground Contemporary Video... @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
On the Ground Contemporary Video... @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
On the Ground Contemporary Video Art @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Perth Museum & Gallery Curated by Perthshire artist Su Grierson, this video art explores performance in landscape, showcasing art’s ability to lead us to more complicated and abstract ideas of ‘place.’ Features film by acclaimed[...]
10:00 am Perth in Watercolour @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Perth in Watercolour @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Perth in Watercolour @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
14 February – 1 March 2017 | Free Perth Museum & Gallery A rare opportunity to see a rich selection of watercolours interpreting local scenes of Perth which will be on show for a limited[...]
10:00 am The Draw of France @ Fergusson Gallery
The Draw of France @ Fergusson Gallery
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Draw of France @ Fergusson Gallery
This exhibition focuses on France as a place of great inspiration to the artist JD Fergusson and the dance pioneer Margaret Morris. The couple met in Paris in 1913 and the selection of works on show[...]
Feb
24
Fri
2017
all-day Nordic House @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
Nordic House @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
Feb 24 all-day
Nordic House @ AK Bell Library / Soutar Theatre
AK Bell Library Arctic seascapes, Icelandic lava fields, Denmark’s oldest allotment gardens, women fishing on the Baltic and a subsidence-threatened Swedish mining town – all these landscapes are featured in this pioneering Nordic art exhibition.
10:00 am Art of War @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Art of War @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Art of War @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
1 October 2016 – 25 February 2017 | Free Perth Museum & Gallery Art of War examines the way in which modern conflict has been documented by artists from the Victorian period to the present[...]