Scottish Living History Festival

by Archaeology Scotland in Callendar Park, Scotland, United Kingdom

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On 15th August 2019 we successfully raised £4,715 with 56 supporters in 48 days

We are looking for donations to help cover the costs of this free event which celebrates Scotland's history, heritage, & archaeology.

by Archaeology Scotland in Callendar Park, Scotland, United Kingdom

Schedule Announcement!

Hello All,

We just wanted to update you on the timing of some of the amazing talks that will happen at the festival! We are very lucky to have some exceptional guest speakers who had agreed to spend the day with us! Thank you again to all our supporters and please share this page and encourage others to support this unique community/family day out.

  • 11:30am- Talk(s) #1
    • Romans in Falkirk-Geoff Bailey (Falkirk Community Trust)
    • Let's Talk Murder, Let's Talk Dismemberment, Let's Talk Dundee 1889.-Professor Dame Sue Black (Archaeology Scotland Patron)
    • The History Behind Game of Thrones: The North Remembers- David C Weinczok (The Castle Hunter)
  • 12:45pm- Talk(s) #2
    • Prehistoric Scotland-Dr. Alison Sheridan (National Museum of Scotland)
  • 2:30pm- Talk(s) #3 
    • Vikings vs Picts? Rethinking Medieval Archaeology at the National Museum-Dr. Adrian Maldonado (Glenmorangie Research Fellow)
    • Stobs: Camp, Captivity, & Commemoration- Andy Jepson (Archaeology Scotland
  • 3:45pm-Talk(s) #4 
    • Hollywood and The Outlaw King-Scott McMaster (National Trust Scotland)

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Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£50 or more

4 of 25 claimed

£50 Reward

V IS FOR VIKINGS: Get an exclusive ticket for either a Q&A session or Meet & Greet with History Channel's Vikings actress Georgia Hirst! Also includes 2 EARLY BIRD TICKETS for your choice of guest talks or workshops and a Year Enhanced Membership to Archaeology Scotland (valued at £36).

£10 or more

£10 Reward

A BIG THANK YOU: An issue of our Archaeology Scotland magazine, and an Archaeology Scotland pin!

£25 or more

£25 Reward

Scots Fan: A year long membership subscription to Archaeology Scotland (valued at £36), a canvas tote, and an Archaeology Scotland pin!

£30 or more

£30 Reward

GAME OF BONES: You will receive free entry into our Game of Thrones prop exhibit and get to take you photo on the Iron Throne (replica) and be King or Queen of the Seven Kingdoms! You will also receive a year long membership subscription to Archaeology Scotland (valued at £36), a canvas tote, and an Archaeology Scotland pin!

£40 or more

£40 Reward

FRIENDS OF ARCHAEOLOGY SCOTLAND: A Year FAMILY Enhanced Membership with Archaeology Scotland (valued at £48), an Archaeology Scotland canvas tote, an Archaeology Scotland pin, AND a ticket to a talk of your choice

£75 or more

1 of 28 claimed

£75 Reward

EARLY BIRD TICKET to our Viking Virtual Reality experience, tickets to two guest speaker talks as well as a Year Enhanced membership with Archaeology Scotland

£125 or more

2 of 50 claimed

£125 Reward

SET IN STONE: Guarantee to carve your initials into the replica Roman standing stone (to be made a permanent fixture in the Falkirk landscape), an EARLY BIRD TICKET to a guest speaker talk, and a Year Enhanced Membership with Archaeology Scotland

£130 or more

0 of 10 claimed

£130 Reward

STAR-STRUCK TICKET: guaranteed tickets to both the Q&A session and Meet and Greet with History Channel's Vikings actress Georgia Hirst (character: Torvi). Included is also 2 tickets to guest talks/workshops as well as a Year Enhanced Membership with Archaeology Scotland.

£200 or more

1 of 5 claimed

£200 Reward

FRIENDS OF THE FESTIVAL TICKET: As a thank you for your generous donation you will be given a Lifetime Family Enhanced Membership (valued at £750) , 2 tickets to the Q&A session & Meet and Greet with History Channel's Vikings actress Georgia Hirst (character: Torvi), 2 pairs of initials guaranteed to be carved into the replica Roman Standing Stone (to become a permanent fixture in Falkirk ), and 2 tickets to your choice of talks/workshops.


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