Victorian Visions: Discovery and Restoration in St Andrews
11th March - 17th September 2017
Journey through the streets of Victorian St Andrews for MUSA’s newest exhibition. Discover the restorations that have been carried out on the famous Old Course and the University buildings. Marvel at the archaeological wonders found in the Cathedral ruins and see the sights of the town through the eyes of its first photographers. Victorian Visions provides fascinating insights into the development of St Andrews during the 19th century.
Living and Learning gallery refurbishment
Opens early 2017
Over the last few months we have been talking to students, past and present, and delving into the stores to find new objects and stories about student life in St Andrews. Look out for these in MUSA’s Living and Learning gallery which re-opens in early 2017.
Inspired by Nature: The Bell Pettigrew Museum
Bell Pettigrew Museum
Opens February 2017
Our new display adjoining the Bell Pettigrew Museum explores the history and development of this fascinating natural history collection. Take a closer look at the key figures who collected and contributed to the museum.
Telling Tales: The MUSA Young Artist Award 2017
3rd June - 3rd September 2017 10 am until late
Enjoy drama, thrills and a touch of humour through the eyes of Fife’s young artists. The winning entries from the MUSA Young Artist Award, an annual art competition for schools in Fife, come exclusively to the Byre. This year’s theme encourages participants to explore storytelling and will undoubtedly result in a range of artistic styles, from sculpture and stained glass to comic strips and collage.