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Perth Museum and Art Gallery

From portraits and photographs to meteorites and Miss Ballantyne’s salmon there is always a fascinating array of objects from the collections on display complemented by in-gallery activities for families.

Enjoy discovering about local history in the Beginnings Gallery, exploring the natural history of the area in Wild and Wonderful, or view a range artwork including portraits by John Everett Millais. Come regularly to see a changing programme of temporary exhibitions which offer something for everyone.

For current event listings and exhibitions see here>

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Only in Whispers, The Myths and Legends of Perthshire

16th
MAR -
9 JUN
Perth Museum and Art Gallery are digging deep into uncovering some old Perthshire Myths and Legends with their newest exhibition at Perth Museum &  Art Gallery to uncover the truth behind the legends...

Strictly Margaret Morris

31st
MARCH
2019
Celebrate the life of Margaret Morris and the medium of dance, with a festival of celebration led by the Margaret Morris Movement.

Myths and Magic Day School

2nd
APRIL
2019
Spend the whole day immersed in the magical world of Myth and legend.

'Exactly their Pleasure' - The story of Loïs Hutton, Hélène Vanel and Margaret Morris

4th
APRIL
2019
By the mid-1930s, Loïs and Hélène’s names were on the lips of the most glamorous people in the world, from Dali to the Duke of Windsor...

Torchlight Tours

11th
APR -
12 APR
Are you brave enough to explore the museum basement by torchlight?

Clydebuilt Puppets: Call of the Loon Bird

20th
APRIL
2019
This truly magical story,  follows the life journey of Little Eagle from a small boy to adult through adversity, illness and later success as a storyteller.

A Contested Land by Document Scotland

23rd
APR -
23 JUN
Formed in 2012, Document Scotland is a collective of four Scottish documentary photographers, brought together by a common vision to witness and record important and diverse stories about Scotland and the Scots.

Only in Whispers - After Dark

17th & 24th May
Adults after-hours at the museum!

Scone Palace hosts Scottish Axe Throwing Open

Hot on the iron-clad heels of the International Medieval Combat Federation (IMCF) World Championships, battle is set to commence again at Scone Palace

Scone cyclist gears up for Etape Caledonia following illness

Two friends from Perthshire have signed up for this year's Etape Caledonia after falling in love with cycling and its physical and mental health benef