Night at the Museum

The Hunterian Museum
Adventure Sports

Fun packed Night at the Museum events with creative, inspirational and fun programmes, including music, talks, poetry, performances, object handling, and treasure trails. 

Both Night at the Museum events will celebrate Scotland’s National days by providing social, cultural, historical and contemporary stimuli with the widest audiences, while contributing to the global Fair Saturday movement.

‘Scotland and the Culture of Comics’ will showcase the diversity of characters and storytelling, and provide opportunities for creating alternative worlds. We will celebrate though

  • Characters and costumes,
  • World’s First comic on display for one night only
  • Comic Corner
  • Cartoon Colouring
  • Light installation: Bat Thistle
  • Themed music
  • Cultural Conversations

‘Pie, Pop and Play; Burns on Stage’, will celebrate Burns Night with an innovative children and family programme. Inspired by the work of the Centre for Robert Burns Studies at the University of Glasgow and related material from the university’s collections, we will deliver an innovative and diverse theatrical programme targeted at a transformational youth demographic.  We will celebrate though:-

  • Poems and performance
  • Puppets and plays
  • Letters and stories
  • Access to related collections not currently on show

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