Redevelopment News

Support from the Historic Scotland Foundation

Support from the Historic Scotland Foundation

Kilmartin Museum are delighted to announce they have been awarded a £200,000 grant from the Historic Scotland Foundation to go towards the Redevelopment Project. The Historic Scotland Foundation is an independent charity separate from Historic Environment Scotland (HES), which aims …

Redevelopment Update for February

Redevelopment Update for February

HLF Round 2 On Wednesday 23rd February the Chair of the Scotland HLF Committee, Dame Seona Reid DBE, and other Heritage Lottery Fund representatives visited Kilmartin Museum as part of our Round 2 application process. Dr Sharon Webb and members …

Redevelopment Update for January

Redevelopment Update for January

HLF Round 2 A Stakeholders’ Meeting was held at the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh on Wednesday 17th January, which was chaired by Michael Russell MSP and attended by many of the project’s potential major funders. There was discussion around securing …

Redevelopment Update for November and December

Redevelopment Update for November and December

HLF Round 2 Submission On 16th November our Round 2 application to the Heritage Lottery Fund was submitted.  This was the culmination of months and months of hard work by the Kilmartin Museum team, our consultants, Reiach and Hall, Bright …

Donation from Clan McAlpine

Donation from Clan McAlpine

We are delighted to announce receipt of a generous donation from Clan McAlpine!  McAlpine family members who have traced their DNA found links to Kilmartin Glen, and because of this connection they very kindly undertook fundraising efforts in aid of …

Support from Argyll and Bute Council

Support from Argyll and Bute Council

We are very excited to announce that Argyll and Bute Council have agreed to assist our Redevelopment Project with a capital grant for £400,000! The redeveloped Museum will be a huge asset for the region, and this generous support from …

Redevelopment Project Donor Plaques

Redevelopment Project Donor Plaques

We’ve been working with our Exhibition Design team, Bright 3D, to produce some examples of what our donor plaques in the new Museum will look like. Have a look at the brochure below to find out more, and if you …

Redevelopment Update for October

The last month has been very intensive for those of us working on interpretation and activity planning as the exhibition design has progressed.  We have continued to work with Reiach and Hall and our exhibition designers, Bright 3D, to ensure …