Cupar Heritage Centre
CUPAR HERITAGE SCIO
A Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation
Our Opening Hours are
Saturday 10:30 - 1:30
Sunday 2:00 - 4:30
Wednesday 2:00 - 4:30
Cupar Arts Festival 2016
Cupar Arts Festival 2016 runs from the 18th to the 25th June and Cupar Heritage are getting involved! With the Railway Station being used as a venue, Cupar Heritage Centre will be open for the full run of the Festival.
Open 2:00 - 4:30pm
Mon 20th - Sun 27th June
2016 Displays & Heritage Talks
We've got a fantastic programme lined up for the 2016 season with something for all the family including a fascinating season of talks which you can find listed at the bottom of this page and also here.
2016 marks the 90th anniversary of the building of the Sugar Beet on the outskirts of Cupar in 1926 and we have charted it's rich history from it's construction to the adding of the silo in 1966 to it's closure in 1972 right through to the present day.
Another anniversary for 2016 is Stratheden Hospital which will be turning 150 in July. To celebrate this milestone, we have created a display showing the changes in the purpose of the Hospital and it's role throughout the years.
We will also be having an interactive display of Children's toys throughout the ages with a lot of items we all recognise from our childhood regardless of our ages. There will also be a toy box for everyone to have a play whether you're a big child or a wee one!
The Story of Cupar will also be getting revamped for 2016 telling the tale of Cupar from Pictish times through to the modern day. Look out for our favourite new flying historian - Cuparman - who will be flying through time underneath the main display and visiting some of the eras and buildings throughout history.
If you feel that you have any information, photographs, items or anything else that may be of use to us for any of our exhibitions, please feel free to get in touch with us. You can either Contact Us through the button to your left on the website or pop in and see us on a Wednesday. We look forward to hearing from you!
Visit our News and Latest Arrivals pages - just click on the News button.
Helpers are always welcome
New volunteers are always made welcome. Every Wednesday afternoon volunteers are busy behind the scenes at the Centre cataloging and archiving the growing number of artifacts documents and photographs in the collection. Feel free to pop in and join us!
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