Weeklong Events

Museums are embracing the Year of History Heritage and Archaeology

In the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017, we celebrate the richness of East Lothian’s intriguing history, impressive cultural heritage and fascinating archaeology at exciting exhibitions and events.

Sierra Club 125 years

Friday 21st April to Friday 30th June 2017. John Muir’s Birthplace, 126 High Street, Dunbar, EH42 1JJ. www.jmbt.org.uk

John Muir helped found the Sierra Club in 1892. Today it is America’s oldest and largest grassroots environmental organization. Muir’s legacy is still very much alive today with a rapidly growing following. “The battle for conservation will go on endlessly. It is part of the universal battle between right and wrong.”

John Muir Artists in Residence exhibition
Dunbar Town House Museums & Gallery
Saturday 10th to Saturday 24th June 2017
North Light Arts will be working with Alec Finlay and Hannah Imlach on artifacts, public walks, performance and film. A ‘New Thing’ discussion will see the artists in a relaxed conversation during the exhibition, please join us.

Dunbar Window Competition FREE

Entry forms and more information available from Dunbar T-shirt Shop. Competition is open to all under 16yrs.

Dunbar Battery

Check out the Dunbar Battery website for a list of evening events & performances from 6pm during Civic Week. https://ourlocality.org/dunbarbattery