Corstorphine Heritage Centre, The
The Dower House, St Margaret's Park
Edinburgh EH12 7SX
The Corstorphine Trust is a local community association, based at The Corstorphine Heritage Centre (The Dower House) in St Margaret's Park, Corstorphine. Collections: Our holdings include many images of the old village and adjoining area. These can be found in old photographs, postcards, slides, drawings and paintings.
Museums Galleries Scotland
Waverley Gate, 2-4 Waterloo Place
Edinburgh EH1 3EG
Museums Galleries Scotland is the National Development Body for the museum sector in Scotland. Our role is to work collaboratively to invest in and develop a sustainable museum and galleries sector for Scotland. We work with a sector of over 400 museums and galleries, supporting and enabling them to meet their objectives in a number of ways, including though strategic investment, advice, advocacy and skills development opportunities.
National Trust for Scotland
Hermiston Quay, 5 Cultins Rd
Edinburgh EH11 4DF
The National Trust for Scotland is the conservation charity that protects and promotes Scotland's natural and cultural heritage for present and future generations to enjoy.
Scottish Archaeology & Heritage Festival
The Council for Scottish Archaeology, c/o National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street
Edinburgh EH1 1JF
A month-long festival celebrating Scotland's unique archaeological heritage. Under the co-ordination of the Council for Scottish Archaeology (CSA). Over 100 events are on offer each September.
Scottish Council on Archives
General Register House, 2 Princes Street
Edinburgh EH1 3YY
We provide leadership for the archives and records management sector in Scotland. We build national and international partnerships, deliver strategic advice and research, and develop projects spanning stakeholder engagement, education, and quality improvement.
Scottish Genealogy Society
15 Victoria Terrace
Edinburgh EH1 2JL
The society, based in Edinburgh and founded in 1953, helps with research into Scottish family and local history. Run by volunteers, we can advise you at all stages in your research. Members and visitors will always get a friendly welcome at our Library & Family History Centre.
Scottish Printing Archival Trust
3 Zetland Place
Edinburgh EH5 3HU
The Scottish Printing Archival Trust was formed in 1988 to con_serve 'know_ledge and examples of Scotland's print_ing her_it_age for the bene_fit of the public and print/media education'. The Trust pro_motes interest in the his_tory of the Scottish print_ing industry, which is one of Scotland's oldest. It does not hold any archival col_lec_tions itself, but works with vari_ous insti_tu_tions to ensure that print_ing archives and arte_facts are not lost.
John Sinclair House, 16 Bernard Terrace
Edinburgh EH8 9NX
Scran is the award-winning learning website with over 360,000 images, videos and sounds from museums, galleries, archives and the media. Collections: Key holdings in the areas of art history, photography, british history, archaeology, architectural history, social history, industrial history, everyday life, historic maps, scottish culture and local history. Collections also include artefacts from other world cultures, including Africa, the Far East and America.
Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings in Scotland
The Glasite Meeting House, 33 Barony Street
Edinburgh EH3 6NX
Members of the SPAB living and working in Scotland decided to form their own semi autonomous group in 1995. Scotland has her own buildings traditions, architectural language and property laws, which are best dealt with locally.