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When We Were Young: Photographs of Childhood from the National Galleries of Scotland
When We Were Young: Photographs of Childhood from the National Galleries of Scotland

The second in a series of thematic photography exhibitions, this display documents the experience and representation of childhood to coincide with Scotland's Year of the Young Person 2018. Using photographs from the permanent collection of the National Galleries of Scotland, When We Were Young explores not only how the experience of childhood has changed over the years, but also how the portrayal of childhood has shifted too. Featuring daguerreotypes from the 1840s to digital prints from 2017, the exhibition is sure to delight visitors young and old.

14 - 31 October, Gallery opening hours*, FREE

www.nationalgalleries.org

*Gallery open 10am-5pm daily. 

Exhibition runs until 15 April 2018

Image: When We Were Young © Gertrude Kasebier, Happy Days. 1902. Photogravure. National Galleries of Scotland

Further Details
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Dates
Date/Time Location Price    
Saturday
14th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
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Sunday
15th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Monday
16th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Tuesday
17th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Wednesday
18th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Thursday
19th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Friday
20th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Saturday
21st Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Sunday
22nd Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Monday
23rd Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Tuesday
24th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Wednesday
25th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Thursday
26th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Friday
27th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Saturday
28th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Sunday
29th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Monday
30th Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i
Tuesday
31st Oct 2017
10:00
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
1 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JD
FREE f
i