Blog: Volunteer Programme

  • A Lifetime of Labels

    by Eve Morley, Collections Services Department Volunteer, 15 August 2016

    The backs of paintings can reveal a great deal about he history of a work of art.

    A Lifetime of Labels

    Digitising hundreds of picture labels

  • Inspiring Volunteers

    by Lauren Roden, 07 June 2016

    Volunteer Andy Cowe reflects on his experience in our Development Department, and on recieveing a Lord Provost's Inspiring Volunteer Award

    Inspiring Volunteers

    Andy Cowe and Edinburgh's Lord Provost

  • The Olympian Gods and other stories

    by Lauren Roden, 01 September 2015

    Michael Bury volunteers in our Print Room at the Scottish National Gallery to help catalogue the print collection.

    The Olympian Gods and other stories

    Olympian Gods

  • Investing in Volunteers Award

    by Lauren Roden, 02 June 2015

    National Galleries of Scotland becomes the first arts organisation in the UK to attain the Investing in Volunteers Award.

    Investing in Volunteers Award

    Volunteers Isla Auld and Kate Maxwell celebrate the Investing in Volunteers award with Lauren Roden Volunteer Programme Coordinator

  • Work Placement Volunteers at the National Galleries

    by Dionne Cornall, 29 May 2015

    Dionne, one of our volunteers talks about her work experience at the National Galleries of Scotland.

    Work Placement Volunteers at the National Galleries

    Work experience volunteer Dionne Cornall