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Galloway Hoard secured!

Following an international appeal to raise the £1.98 million needed to secure the Galloway Hoard for the National Museums Scotland (NMS) on behalf of the nation, the target has been reached with two weeks to spare before the deadline.

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Announcing the Dalrymple Lecture Series 2017/18

Professor Roger Wilson

Glasgow Archaeological Society is pleased to announce that the Dalrymple Lecture Series 2017/2018 will be welcoming Professor Roger Wilson, from the University of British Columbia, as this year's guest lecturer. Professor Wilson will be presenting his series of lectures on The Archaeology of Roman Sicily from Monday, November 13, 2017 through to Thursday, November 16 2017 at the Sir Charles Wilson Lecture Theatre, University of Glasgow (corner of Gibson Street and University Avenue).

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Save the Galloway Hoard

Save the Galloway Hoard

In 2014, a metal detectorist discovered the richest collection of Viking-age objects ever found in Britain or Ireland. Now, National Museums Scotland are campaigning to raise the £1.98 million needed to keep the Galloway Hoard for the nation. You can help!

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