Current Exhibitions

war-thumb2Aberdeen's War

From 22 March
Aberdeen Art Gallery

Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums will mark the anniversary of the commencement of the First World War with a major exhibition featuring material from the City's collections and private lenders.

AMM_30yrs-thumbCelebrating 30 Years of Aberdeen Maritime Museum

19 April - 16 August
Aberdeen Maritime Museum
26 April 2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the opening of Aberdeen Maritime Museum in Provost Ross' House.

bestofscotland-thumbThe Best in Scotland

17 May - 9 August
The Tolbooth Museum
An exploration of Aberdeen City's Archives, the best preserved archives in Scotland.


Kaffe Fassett 50 Years in Colour

12 July - 27 September
Aberdeen Art Gallery
The first major solo show in Scotland celebrating the work of world renowned Knitwear and textile designer Kaffe Fassett.

ladyandthevamp-thumbThe Lady and the Vamp: Women's Wardrobes and World War One

From 31 May
Aberdeen Art Gallery
This display of extravagant Edwardian costume alongside later outfits and striking portraits, explores the changing image of women and their dress before and after World War One.

marionpatterson-thumbMarion Patterson's Medals: Courageous Rescue in Wartime Aberdeen

23 August - 29 November
A little over 70 years ago, Aberdeen born Marion, a Senior Fire Guard, was awarded the George Medal for risking her life to save a
trapped serviceman after a Second World War bombing in South Market Street.

Royal Deeside thumbnailRoyal Deeside

21 June - 25 October
Queen Victoria's first visit to Deeside in 1848 and her genuine love of her Highland home created an enduring Royal association and a popular image of this part of the world.

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