Preserving the rich heritage of Alford and Donside for future generations


News and Updates

  • Old Black and White Photo of Auction Ring Being Used

    Alford Local History Society Meeting

    Sharing on behalf of Alford’s Local History Society: Alford is in danger of losing one of its most popular, well-attended groups – The Local History Society. On average around 70…

  • 3D Model

    Members’ and Supporters’ Evening Friday 19th May 7.30pm

    All Friends, Community members and other supporters are invited to join us on Friday 19th May. We hope that you will take the opportunity to see what’s new around the…

  • 3 Star Museum Logo

    We are now a 3 star attraction!

    Museum Trustees and volunteers are delighted to announce that, after their recent quality assurance visit, Visit Scotland (the national tourism organisation for Scotland) have designated the museum a 3 star…

  • Scottish Horse Plooman

    Talk – The Scottish Horse Plooman 1750-1950 Thursday 17 November at Tullynessle Hall 7.30pm

    Horse Historian, and retired museum curator Bob Powell will give an illustrated talk entitled β€œThe Scottish Horse Plooman 1750-1950”. This will cover the change on the farm from ox ploughman…

  • Engine

    Stationary Engine Rally Sunday 30 October

    End of Season Crankup. Come and view a selection of internal combustion engines from the last 100 years running and driving machinery. Sunday 30 October 12.00 – 4.00. Normal Museum…