Our Aberdeen

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

Talk

30/09/2019 - 07/10/2019
Mondays, 2pm–3.30pm

Explore the Silver City's stories through objects from our Recognised Collections of National Significance in these informal sessions for adults.

Free – donations welcome. No need to book, just come along.

Our Aberdeen is supported by 'Engaging People Affected by Dementia' project.

Monday 30 September
Hands-on history: At your service

Get up close to museum objects, share your own memories and help tell the story of our city with our At Your Service Treasure Box of objects including a bus conductor's hat, a portrait of an Aberdeen Corporation Tramways driver, a police truncheon and a Victorian Postal Order.

Monday 7 October
Hands-on History: Polar explorer

Discover the story of explorer John Bibby through the clothing he wore on his expedition to the Antarctic and a beautiful sewing kit made by the Indigenous people of the Arctic.

Discover more stories from our collections in the Aberdonian supplement of the Evening Express, published every Wednesday.

 

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