Engraving of St Andrew

This is an engraving of St Andrew by Marco da Ravenna, also known as Marco Dente, who lived from 1493-1527 and was killed in the Sack of Rome.

Newman Memorial Concert

Join the University of Edinburgh Museums for an evening of music making in celebration of Professor Sidney Newman, who was instrumental in the acquisition of the Raymond Russell Collection and […]

Upcycling workshop

Giving something a new lease of life means that we’re less likely to throw it away and contribute to the problems our environment faces. This video demonstration on the Museums […]


A Quaich is a simple shallow bowl with two handles designed to drink from. The Quaich originated in Scotland and from the Gaelic “Cuach”. This quaich has led and exciting life, when donated to […]

The Marvellous Menagerie of Alex Heywood

Alex Heywood studied Animation at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, graduating in 2017. He has since attracted international attention for his unique digital artworks, featuring an extraordinary […]

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