Profile cover photo
Profile photo
The National Wallace Monument
Discover the life and legacy of Scotland's National Hero
Discover the life and legacy of Scotland's National Hero
About
Posts

Post has attachment
Visitors to The National Wallace Monument are able to watch as costumed actors bring the dramatic events of Scotland's history to life. We have regular live performances from April to September 2018. To find out what's on, have a look at our 2018 programme of events.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The National Wallace Monument tells the story of William Wallace, Scotland's National Hero. If you'd like to know more about the famous landmark before your visit then have a look at our main leaflet by following the link below.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Drum roll please...
Here are the 14 remarkable women on our #ScotlandsHeroines shortlist. Choosing which woman should be the first Heroine to be commemorated in The Hall of Heroes will be a challenging task!
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The Battle of Stirling Bridge Anniversary
Saturday 10th Sep 2016 - Sunday 11th Sep 2016

It’s 1297 – and Wallace’s greatest victory has just taken place – join in the celebrations in Stirling!

On the 11th September 1297 Wallace’s army was victorious at The Battle of Stirling Bridge. On 10th and 11th September the anniversary will be marked with a programme of special medieval themed activities at The National Wallace Monument including:

Performances by costumed actors portraying key moments in the battle and in Wallace’s life.
Weapons demonstrations.
Dress-up costumes, face painting and special activities just for kids.
Falconry display (Saturday 10th only).
Archery (Sunday 11th only).

With special activities taking place on both days – it’s a great reason for visiting and enjoying everything which The National Wallace Monument has to offer.

PLUS! We’re slicing 20% off admission prices over The Battle of Stirling Bridge Anniversary weekend – tickets can be booked online in advance, or purchased at the Monument.
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Would you like to volunteer at The National Wallace Monument, Stirling's famous landmark? Find out more about the new opportunities at our Volunteer Information Session on the 30th June.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A Victorian Masterpiece at The National Wallace Monument.
Tickets available to purchase from our website.
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Looking for places to visit in Stirling?
You'll find the Monument on pages 30&31
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Stirling District Tourism are looking to appoint enthusiastic individuals who can bring new skills to the Board, specifically in Charitable Fundraising, in Educational Programme Development and in Historic Interpretation. For more information please click the link.
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Monument Memories
Reflections of a Caretaker

This February celebrate the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design by visiting The National Wallace Monument.  Discover the rich history behind the Victorian masterpiece and learn more about how it was built to commemorate the Scottish hero.

A great experience for all the family, make sure you don’t miss the NEW actor presentation, ‘Monument Memories’:

Travel back in time to the early 20th century to meet the Caretaker in The Keeper’s Lodge to hear his intriguing tales of dramatic adventures at Stirling’s famous landmark!

After the performance make your way up the 246 steps stopping at the three exhibition galleries to learn more about the life and legacy of William Wallace before finally taking in the unbeatable views from The Crown.

Performance dates: 6th, 7th, 10th, 13th and 14th February.

Times: 11.15am; 12.00pm; 12.45pm; 1.30pm; 2.30pm; 3.15pm

The Monument will be open from 10.30am-4.00pm

#IAD2016
Photo
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded