Fri 16 - Sun 25 August Art Exhibition and Sale Sylvia, Lesley, Sheila, Mhairi and Alastair invite you to come along and see their paintings in oil, watercolour, pastel and acrylic. Prints and cards will also be available and entry is free. Come and meet us; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition Free Sale
Sat 17 - Sun 25 August 4 Artists, Pam, Liz, Jean & Carole our annual exhibition of paintings in pastel, ink, watercolour and mixed media as well as weavings and embroidery. We’d love to meet you so come up the stairs and see our work – we’re right in the centre of town. Cards and craft are also for sale and entry is free – 10am–5pm daily (Sunday 12.30–4.30pm); J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art Exhibition Free
Walking Tour in St Andrews
In this two hour leisurely tour, you’ll see all of the main sights of the town, whilst learning about its history and the unique culture that still stands today. It is a family-friendly tour and will be a leisurely stroll so suitable for all. Each guide has their own unique stories about the town so each tour is unique in it’s own way.
Key sights: St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, The Old Course, The University of Saint Andrews, St. Salvator’s Chapel and many more hidden gems too…;
meet at Martyrs’ Monument, The Scores, KY16 9AT [map]; firstname.lastname@example.org / tel: 07934739456; £10 full/£9 concession; Outdoors Tour
July - August Bell Pettigrew Museum of Natural History a rare survival of an Edwardian teaching museum which presents the animal kingdom through stuffed animals, fossils, skeletons, corals and shells, insects and much more besides. Described by Sir David Attenborough as “packed full of treasures and wonders” and “a spectacular reminder of how important a museum can be”, the Bell Pettigrew Museum is open each weekday afternoon (13:00–17:00) over the summer season. You’re bound to see something that surprises or delights you as you explore the displays. Entry is free and staff will be happy to show you around; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Exhibition Free Nature Science
Sat 25 May - Sun 29 September St Andrews: Sound of Music! Celebrating the 80th year of the St Andrews Musical Society. Daily 2-5pm ; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition Free History
Sat 15 June - Sat 12 October Blooming Marvellous Everything in the garden's lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife, plants and flowers through our colourful, family-friendly summer exhibition. With fantastic interactives and hands-on activities galore join us to find out more about the insects, birds and animals in your garden. Have fun with Polly Potting Shed, try your hand at our bug hotel maze, enjoy some fun craft activities and find out how you can make the most of your garden, big or small – 10:30–16:00 daily; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Exhibition Free Nature
Thu 4 April - Sun 20 Oct Tropical Butterfly Experience enter a tropical paradise and experience our Tropical Butterfly House. In our amazing flight zone you can observe these amazing butterflies up close; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Exhibition Nature
Thu 17 - Sun 20 October 2019 St Andrews Voices a varied programme of events showcasing the versatility and beauty of the human voice in an amazingly broad spectrum of genres including opera, cabaret, lieder, folk, spoken word, choral, a cappella, early music, new music and more…; Festival Music
June - October St Andrews Photographers Exhibition display of mounted photos and cards – enjoy the exhibition and the atmosphere within this beautiful church – prints and cards for sale. Mon-Sat 10:00-16:00 (unless required by the church); Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Art Exhibition Free
19 July - 31 October Divine & Human: The History of Christianity in St Andrews discover the story of Scotland’s religious capital through this exhibition, mixing historic artefacts from the Middle Ages onwards with immersive degital exhibits; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Exhibition History
Sat 9 Nov - Sat 22 Feb 2020 Lines from Scotland The many and varied ways that Scottish artists develop and communicate ideas through drawing and physical acts of mark-making are explored by independent curator Amanda Game. Animation, archaeological records, botanical drawing, portraits and designs for tapestry are just some of the lines that will be included; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Art Exhibition
Event: St Andrews
Put St Andrews back on the rails!