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ADH Museums Collections Centre Tour, Edinburgh

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THIS ADH EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED!

10:00am–11:30am, Thursday, 23 May 2019
Museums Collections Centre Tour, Edinburgh:
Victoria Garrington, ADH member and Curator at The Museum of Edinburgh, will conduct an ADH members’ tour of the Museums Collections Centre in Edinburgh. The wider collection includes almost 8000 pieces of dress, some incredible tartan garments and samples, a large collection of pantomime costumes, Paisley and Edinburgh shawls, children’s toys and clothing, millinery, and embroidery from the Edinburgh College of Domestic Science, plus many other treasures.

We will meet at 9:55am (for a prompt 10:00am start) at the Museums Collections Centre, which is situated very centrally at the bottom of Broughton Street, in Edinburgh.

Tickets to this event are free of charge for ADH members, but spaces are limited. Only those officially registered for this event will be admitted.

ADH members are invited to participate in this special ADH event. However, if you are not yet an ADH member and are interested in attending an ADH member event, register today to become a member! ADH memberships are only £10 per year per individual and are valid from 1 January to 31 December, inclusive. As a registered charity, your membership dues contribute to our ongoing support and promotion of the advancement of public knowledge and education in the history of dress and textiles. Become an ADH member at https://www.dresshistorians.org/membership.


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