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All ages

Recording St Andrews

Why not join in and record the world around you in St Andrews? Share your thoughts and digital artworks on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Remember to include #RecordingStAndrews 


Baby MUSA Time 

First Friday of the month, 10:15-11:15am

Held every month, Baby MUSA Time allows your little one to discover some of the fantastic things found in museums through stories, songs, art and messy play.  This drop-in activity is for pre-school children and whoever looks after them. The MUSA Learning Loft provides a place to relax, park your buggy and have a tea or coffee.   

Fri 2 October
Musical Instruments  
Fri 6 November
Fri 4 December
Little Stars and Angels  

MUSA Young Archaeologist 

Last Saturday of the month, 2-3.30pm (Ages 7-12) 

Fancy searching for clues in the ground with a trowel and toothbrush?  Then these events are for you! Join us on the last weekend of each month at MUSA to develop your archaeology skills andlearn about people of the past.  Free but booking essential.

Sat 26 September Picts  
Sat 31 October Bronze Age   
Sat 28 November

Experimental Archaeology 


Walks and Talks

Byland Abbey

Thurs 19 November, 5.30-6.15 pm

Glimpse at one of the greatest monasteries in England, as depicted in our Recording Britain exhibition. Join Matt Sheard, our very own Curator and Yorkshireman, as he explores the history of this fantastic church building. Held at MUSA. Free, but booking essential.

Creative Workshops

Christmas Crafts

Thurs 3 December, 1-2.30 pm

Relax with a cuppa and have fun crafting or printing your own festive gift tags, cards and decorations with us at MUSA. Free, drop-in. No booking required.

Christmas Quiz

Thurs 10 December, 1-2.30 pm

Do you know your stockings from your stollen, or your Christmas trees from Santa’s sneeze? Ah-Choo! Compete in our merry MUSA quiz to see if you have what it takes to get to the top of the tree and crack Christmas. Take the chance to get festive with friends. Refreshments provided. Held at MUSA. Free, but booking required.


Music in Museums

Immerse yourself in music and experience a different kind of concert venue with ‘Music in Museums’. Performances are free and suitable for all ages. No booking required.

Christmas Music by the St Andrews Renaissance Singers

Sat 5 December, 2.30-3.15pm

Members of the renowned St Andrews Renaissance Singers will perform a short Medieval recital. Held at MUSA.
Free, no booking required.