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TALES FROM THE TOLBOOTH | 2016 to 2017

Over the years many notorious local characters stayed at the Tolbooth and this exhibition explores the history of the building, and crime and punishment through the experiences of five of its earliest residents: Alexander Fraser, Lillias Skene, Margaret Campbell, Charles Duff and Peter Williamson also known as Indian Peter.

Tales from The Tolbooth has been created in collaboration with Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Archives, and the University of Aberdeen’s special collections centre.

Accessibility – Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums

Details – Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums

The Tolbooth Museum, Castle Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BQ

Saturday 25 June - Friday 13 April

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