Your Stories: Before We Were Here

Annexe Communities have taken a trip through the Glasgow Museums’ store at Kelvin Hall to the Bronze Age. Take a look at the fascinating archaeological artefacts they've discovered!

Your Stories: Before We Were Here

About Your Stories: Before We Were Here

Annexe Communities, based in Partick, has been helping to create healthier people and healthier communities in Glasgow for over 17 years. The ‘pre-historic’ members of their men’s group have joined forces with Glasgow Museums and taken a trip through our store at Kelvin Hall to the Bronze Age, discovering some of the fascinating archaeological artefacts in the collection and the stories behind them. Their display features a selection of ancient objects unearthed in the West of Scotland.

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Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
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Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

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Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

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Come along to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for their regular Toddler Time sessions on Fridays!
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Toddler Time at Kelvingrove

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