Index of Events by Region

Argyll
Badenoch & Strathspey
Caithness
Inverness-shire
Lochaber
Moray
Nairn
Ross & Cromarty
Skye & Lochalsh
Sutherland

Argyll

No.

Dates

Event

E19

4th & 11th Oct

Kilmartin Glen Guided Walk

E22

5th Oct

Bronze Age Pottery Workshop

E29

7th Oct

Prehistoric ‘Rock’ Art Workshop

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Kilmartin Museum

 

Badenoch & Strathspey

 

No.

Dates

Event

E2

30thSept, 1st Oct

Guided Tours of Castle Roy

E44

9th Oct

Walking Down the Laundry Road

E49

10th Oct

From Floaters to Forwarders: A History of Forest Management in Glenmore Forest

E50

10th Oct

Tartans & Textiles of Badenoch in the 18th Century

E52

11th Oct

The Souterrain and Raitts Township: Exciting Archaeology

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Clan Macpherson Museum, Newtonmore; Grantown Museum

Special Exhibitions at Clan Macpherson Museum; Grantown Library; Grantown Museum

 

Caithness

 

No.

Dates

Event

E4

30th Sept

Bronze and Iron Age Landscapes of Forse

E38

8th Oct

Walk to Dirlot

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Dunbeath Heritage Centre

Special Exhibitions at Dunbeath Heritage Centre; Caithness Horizons

 

Inverness-shire

 

No.

Dates

Event

E3

29th Sept

Kinship across Ross-shire:  Recent Discoveries in Late Medieval Archaeology at Eilean Donan Castle and Tarbatness

E5

30th Sept, 7th Oct

Caledonian Canal: Can you Dig It?

E6

30th Sept, 7th Oct

‘Fire!’  Reclaiming Man’s Greatest Invention

E7

30th Sept

Agricultural Working Vintage Rally & Display

E11

1st & 6th Oct

Amble around Ardersier

E12

1st Oct

Archaeology Pub Quiz

E17

3rd Oct

Prehistoric Inverness

E18

3rd Oct

Cockburn Library – a local Treasure Trove

E30

7th Oct

Minging Middens

E39

8th Oct

Huts, Cups and Barrows: the Prehistoric Landscape of Buntait, Glen Urquhart

E45

9th-13th Oct

Table Top Archaeology

E53

11th Oct

Shieling Crafts for Children and Families

E55

11th Oct

Detecting Finds From the Inverness and Beauly Firth Area

E59

12th & 13th Oct

Wolf Brother: Torak’s Skill Share

E60

12th Oct

Canadian Lumberjacks in Kiltarlity

E66

13th Oct

Kirkhill WWII Ammunition Store

E67

13th Oct

Uncovered Stories at Culloden Battlefield

E69

13th Oct

Introduction to Using the HER

E70

13th Oct

Using GPS for Survey & Mapping

E71

13th Oct

Photogrammetry Introductory Workshop

E72

13th Oct

Using Photogrammetry to Visualise Prehistoric Rock Art

E73

13th Oct

Aerial Photography

E74

13th Oct

Small Finds Photography

E75

13th Oct

Reflectance Transformation Imaging

E76

13th Oct

Building Detectives

E77

13th Oct

On-line Historic Maps

E78

13th Oct

Before Brexit: Rethinking Highland Prehistory in the Light of Ancient DNA Results

E86

13th-15th Oct

Urquhart Under Siege

E79

14th & 15th Oct

Recent Archaeological Discoveries and Research Conference

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

Special Exhibitions at Highland Archive Centre; Inverness Museum and Art Gallery

 

Lochaber

 

No.

Dates

Event

E1

all festival

I Spy Archaeology Activity Sheet

E23

5th Oct

A Route Through Varied Pasts

E56

11th Oct

Experience an Iron Age & Bronze Age Settlement

E80

14th Oct

Soap Carving the Ballachulish Goddess

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Glencoe Folk Museum, West Highland Museum

Special Exhibitions at Scottish Mountain Heritage Collection

 

Moray

 

No.

Dates

Event

E68

13th Oct

Whisky in the Cabrach (lecture)

E81

14th Oct

Ogham Pendants – Family Drop in Activity

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Elgin Museum

Special Exhibitions at Elgin Museum

 

Nairn

 

No.

Dates

Event

E87

13th Oct

Creating the Romans in Aberdeenshire

E82

14th Oct

Object Handling for Grown-ups

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Nairn Museum

Special Exhibitions at Nairn Museum

 

Ross and Cromarty

 

No.

Dates

Event

E9

30th Sept, 7th & 14th Oct

Guided Tour of Kirkmichael

E13

1st Oct

Fortrose Cathedral – ancient ‘Chanonry’

E14

1st-4th Oct

Wartime Invergordon

E15

2nd Oct

Discover Highland Heritage at Dingwall Library

E16

2nd Oct

Kiltearn Old Kirk

E88

4th Oct

Bronze Age KnoWOW!

E24

5th Oct

Fyrish – the Forgotten Temples

E25

5th Oct

Knockfarrel Iron Age Hill Fort, Strathpeffer

E26

6th Oct

Ardross Through the Ages

E27

6th & 10th Oct

WWII Arctic Convoy Boom Defences at Mellon Charles, Loch Ewe

E31

7th Oct

Evanton Wood: Past, Present, Future

E32

7th Oct

The Black Isle Gathering

E33

7th & 8th Oct

Historic Photo Exhibition at Nigg Community Hall

E34

7th Oct

Stained Glass Workshop for Adults

E35

7th Oct

Ullapool Explorers

E40

8th Oct

Another Dance Around Some Heritage Sites of the Highlands

E41

8th Oct

Textile Printing Workshop for Adults

E46

9th Oct

Fishtraps, Crannogs and Castles: A Cycle Along the Beauly Firth

E47

9th Oct

Life on the Edge: A Walk Exploring Prehistoric and Viking Settlement around Dun Canna

E48

9th-13th Oct

Fun with the Picts

E51

10th Oct

The Multi-Period Landscape of Glenmarksie, Strathconon

E57

11th Oct

Guided Tour of the Teanagairn Henge near Culbokie

E58

11th Oct

Over the Hill from Dundonell to Clachan

E61

12th Oct

Dingwall Landscape Tour

E62

12th Oct

Northfield WWII Ammunition Depot

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Cromarty Courthouse Museum; Gairloch Museum; Groam House Museum; Highland Museum of Childhood, Strathpeffer; Invergordon Museum

Special Exhibitions at Cornerstone Café, Evanton; Cromarty Courthouse Museum; Dingwall Library; Gairloch Museum; Groam House Museum; Invergordon Museum; Nigg Community Hall; Russian Arctic Convoy Exhibition Centre, Aultbea; Ullapool Museum

 

Skye and Lochalsh

 

No.

Dates

Event

E8

30th Sept

Guided tour of Excavations at Eilean Donan Castle

E42

8th Oct

Survey of Capisdal, Skye

E63

12th Oct

Viking Family Fun Time

E83

14th Oct

Battle of Glenshiel Guided Walk

 

Special Exhibitions at Museum of the Isles

 

Sutherland

 

No.

Dates

Event

E20

4th Oct

Walk to Rhaoin Settlement

E21

4th Oct

Diary of an Engineer (lecture)

E28

6th Oct

The Beatrice Project – Visual Artist Sue-Jane Taylor

E36

7th Oct

Guided Walk Along the Dornoch Light Railway Line

E37

7th Oct

Historic Buildings of Lairg Walk

E43

8th Oct

The Old Coffin Road: Clynekirkton to Gordonbush

E64

12th Oct

Dola Walk

E65

12th Oct

Recording Visit to Loth Radar Station

E84

14th Oct

Halloween Workshop

E85

15th Oct

Cnoc an Liath-bhaid Neolithic Stone Circle

 

Museums participating in HAF 2017 Trail: Ferrycroft Visitor Centre, Strathnaver Museum

Special Exhibitions at Kyle of Sutherland Heritage Centre, Ardgay; Strathnaver Museum

 

 

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