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( Charity Number SC 025732 )

The Edinburgh Members' Centre was formed in 1974 and draws its membership mainly from the greater Edinburgh area. The Centre offers a full and varied programme of events in both winter and summer. The activities include :-

Membership of the Centre is £9 per year or £17 for two persons at the same address. Admission to meetings is free to Centre members.

To join or further information contact our Membership Secretary - Peter Westbrook on 0131 539 2826 or through the e-mail link.

The programme from February 2019 to January 2020 is given below.

Programme February 2019 to January 2020

Thursday 28 February 2019 at 2.30pm
Talk by Simon Green, Architectural Historian, Historic Environment Scotland, "Dumfries House - an Architectural Story".
Thursday 14 March 2019 at 2.30pm
Talk by Arran Johnston, Author & Historian, Scottish Battlefields Trust, "Essential Agony: The Battle of Dunbar Campaign of 1650".
Thursday 28 March 2019 at 7.30 pm
Talk by Dr. Antonia Lawrence-Allen, Curator NTS Edinburgh & East, "The making of a mansion house: How Hill of Tarvit was designed to impress the best".
Thursday 19 September 2019 at 7.30pm
Talk by Adam Cumming, Scotland's Churches Trust, "Historic Churches of Scotland - early church building in a European context".
Thursday 3 October 2019 at 7.30pm
Talk by Sheila Szatkowski, Author & Historian, "Guess who's coming to Dinner? Visitors to Edinburgh in late 18th & early 19th Century".
Thursday 17 October 2019 at 7.30pm
Talk by Derek Alexander, Head of Archaeological Services NTS, "Jacobite Archaeology at Glencoe & Glensheil".
Thursday 31 October 2019 at 7.30pm
Talk by Ruth Boreham, Historian, "Mary Somerville - Queen of Science".
Thursday 14 November 2019 at 2.30pm
Talk by Liza Cole, Property Manager NTS, "Saints and Seabirds - looking after St. Abb's Head National Nature Reserve".
Thursday 28 November 2019 at 2.30pm
Talk by Olwyn Owen, Archaeological Consultant & Trustee of Archaeology Scotland, "Landing in Paradise - the Vikings in Scotland".
Thursday 30 January 2020 at 7.30pm
46th Annual General Meeting.

Edinburgh Members' Centre of the National Trust for Scotland is a registered Scottish charity number SC025732.

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