Auld Kirk Events and Exhibitions

The Auld Kirk has a varied and exciting programme of temporary exhibitions and related events throughout the year, as well as events such as Festival of Museums.

image of Ocean at the End of the Sea 11 August to 13 September

48th Annual Art Exhibition 2018

Local artists continue to produce a diverse and fresh approach to different art media and subjects, including ever popular landscapes. A wonderful opportunity to purchase a piece of original and unique art.

Image of Golden Eagle22 September to 25 October 2018

East Dunbartonshire Photography Competition Exhibition

Come along and see all the entries and winners in this exciting annual display of the very best amateur photographic talent.

2018’s competition categories are:

  1. Landscape
  2. People
  3. Sport
  4. Nature

Image of a highland winter3 November to 21 December

Christmas Art and Craft Exhibition 2018

This year’s guest artist is Jackie Stevenson, Jackie studied drawing and painting at Glasgow School of Art and has exhibited widely in galleries and exhibitions across the UK. We have a wide and varied range of local craft work: jewellery, ceramics, wood, etc.

Saturday 3 November ‘Christmas Opening Event’, 2pm to 4pm

Santa Claus will present prizes to our competition winners. Visitors will have an opportunity to start their Christmas shopping and keep warm with complimentary hot chocolate and pastries.

Saturday 8 December ‘All Wrapped Up’ 10am to1pm  and 2 to 5pm

Christmas shopping special!  Looking for some unique and interesting gifts?  Then come along to our special shopping event.  Visitors will be treated to live music from local band, Willow Moon and complimentary refreshments.  All purchases will be gift wrapped free of charge for this event!

Museum Parking

There is a small car park behind the museum which can be accessed via Peel Brae and additional parking is available behind the William Patrick Library on West High Street.

Opening Times

Tuesday to Saturday
10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm

Please note: The Auld Kirk Museum may be closed for installation or de-installation of exhibitions. Please telephone the museum on 0141 777 3013 to check opening times if visiting the museum outwith exhibition dates.