Scottish Geology Festival 1 September to 9 October 2022

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Indoor Events – full listing

Agate Display at Montrose Museum

Free
1 September @ 10:00 am - 17 October @ 4:00 pm
Montrose Museum
DD10 8HF

Montrose has long been famous for its agates. With ease of travel and more leisure time today many sites are in danger of being over-collected. However, we are fortunate that […]

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EGS Public Lecture: Scotland’s Fossils

6 October @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Dynamic Earth
Holyrood Road
Edinburgh, EH8 8AS United Kingdom

Our public lecture will explore the amazing variety of fossils in Scotland, covering hundreds of millions of years of evolution from the corals and sharks of the Carboniferous to the […]

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Scottish Mineral & Lapidary Club – Open Saturday

Free
8 October @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Scottish Mineral & Lapidary Club
Quality Yard, 20 Maritime Lane off Constitution Street, Leith
Edinburgh, EH6 6RZ United Kingdom
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Lapidary is the art and craft of cutting, shaping and polishing rough stones or minerals and turning them into beautiful creations that can be used as jewellery or ornaments. Founded […]

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Hugh Miller 220

9 October @ 1:00 pm - 10 October @ 4:30 pm
NTS Hugh Miller’s Birthplace Cottage & Museum
Church Street
Cromarty, Highland IV11 8XA United Kingdom
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Join us at Hugh Miller’s Birthplace Cottage this October as we celebrate the life and legacy of Cromarty’s most famous resident on his 220th birthday! Fossil hunter, folklorist, man of […]

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