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Heritage On Your Doorstep

The Heritage On your Doorstep Project aims to bring our art and heritage collections outside the Museum walls to people across Renfrewshire and beyond. The project aims to focus on improving wellbeing and access to the Museum’s collections by developing and co-creating a wide variety of free activities.

 

 

Paisley: The Secret Collection Museum Store

Heritage On Your Doorstep also aims to develop digital access to Paisley: The Secret Collection Museum Store, creating greater awareness of the collections across the UK through themed virtual tours, videos and Q&A sessions. This project has been funded by the Museum Development Fund, Museums Galleries Scotland, and OneRen.

Take a virtual 360 tour of the UK’s first High Street Collection Store.

What's Inside Number 9?

Watch these short films below to meet some of our museum staff and find out more about some of the more unusual objects stored in Paisley: The Secret collection at 9 High St.

Walking tour

Walking can improve wellbeing and help to keep our body and mind healthy. Why not follow this free self-guided Frederick Douglass walking tour around the centre of Paisley?

This tour features 5 different locations where the very important abolitionist campaigner Frederick Douglass gave speeches in Paisley.

The walking tour is a 3 km loop and takes approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.

The Walking tour comprises of a Google Map highlighting the suggested route and each of the 5 locations in Paisley as well as an accompanying website detailing additional information on the life of Frederick Douglass and each of the 5 locations where his speeches took place.

Click here to access the Frederick Douglass Walking Tour Google Map.

The Heritage on Your Doorstep Project is a partnership project funded by OneRen and Museums Galleries Scotland.

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