Redevelopment News

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 …

Rose Whitelaw Laboratory

We’re very excited to announce that the brand new laboratory in our redeveloped Museum will be dedicated to Dr Rose Whitelaw, thanks to an incredibly generous £30,000 donation from her niece! You can read more about Rose in this great …

Redevelopment Update for September

Redevelopment Update for September

On 5th September Sharon, Anne and KMCL Chairman Gordon Gray Stephens attended the HLF Mid-Term Review, with Rachel Hunter, Andrew Pinkerton and members of the design team.  Our mentor, Griff Boyle, and our HLF Case Officer, Tom Ingrey-Counter, noted that …