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Culloden Battlefield

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The Battle of Falkirk Muir

16 February 2018

On the 17th January 1746, just under three months before Culloden, the Jacobites won their last battle. After their success at Prestonpans in September 1745, the general feeling among...

Special Screening of the short film 1745

9 February 2018

Culloden and the ’45 have acted as a backdrop to many different stories (from the stories of Bonnie Prince Charlie escaping the Highlands to lost gold and treasure) some with...

Who wasn’t at Culloden?

2 February 2018

We get many people coming through the exhibition here at Culloden Battlefield & Visitor Centre asking where their clan was in the battle and sometimes the answer isn’t always...

Anne Marie d’Orléans: 18th Century Jacobite Heiress

27 January 2018

Anne Marie d’Orléans is mostly forgotten today, but in the early eighteenth century, the combination of her royal lineage and Catholic faith meant that, amidst the political...