Friends of Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums
The Friends of Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums is an enthusiastic group of individuals devoted to providing support and contributions to Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums, its collections and activities. friends is a non-profit member organisation made up of over 700 members worldwide. The Friends have become a driving force in organising fundraising events that have made it possible to make significant acquisitions for the city's collections.
Friends of Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums schedule a variety of activities for their members, such as exhibition previews, lectures, recitals as well as guided tours. These activities help generate funding for Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums purchases, conservation, restoration work and funding towards publications.
22 June - 7 December
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
On 27 September 1906, their Majesties King Edward and Queen Alexandra came to Aberdeen to preside over the opening of the new buildings at Marischal College.