Tomintoul & Glenlivet

New Discovery Centre welcome 4,000th visitor!

Huge congratulations and a massive well done to the volunteers and staff at Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre who welcomed the 4,000th visitor to the Heritage Lottery Fund Scotland and Cairngorms LEADER funded centre this weekend. We estimate over 3,000 were sign posted to local shops and attractions such as Spindrift of Tomintoul, The Whisky Castle and Highland Market Glenlivet Mountain Bike Trail Centre Tomintoul Gallery The Glenlivet and encouraged to spend […]

Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre open for business!

‘it gives me great pleasure to declare Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre open’ with these kind words from Clare Russell our communities newly refurbished information & heritage centre was officially opened to the public on Tuesday 3rd April. We were joined by 70 friends, funders and stakeholders and a big thanks to everyone who came along to support this new […]

Three great job – come and join us!

Three great jobs with us offering training, flexibility and most importantly FUN.

We’re looking for enthusiastic and dynamic people to join our team over the summer at the all new Discovery Centre and Smugglers Hostel. Full details are on the attachments below so if you’re keen to make a difference in your local area, are passionate about Tomintoul & Glenlivet and […]

Volunteer evening 19th March 2018 4.30 – 7.30pm – all welcome

This Easter sees the opening of Tomintoul and Glenlivet’s latest visitor attraction! Our new Discovery Centre will celebrate and promote our areas special cultural and natural heritage and be hub for visitors and our communities.

This new attraction will rely on the support of volunteers due to the wealth of local knowledge and enthusiasm our volunteers have brought to the museum […]

Join our Discovery Centre Team!

 

 

How would you like to be involved in one of the most exciting new development in Tomintoul? Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development are recruiting for a Discovery Centre Assistant to help run our new HLF funded Discovery Centre. You’ll be the first port of call for operation and customer service and will be supported by a dedicated team of local volunteers. […]

Douglas Ross visits Morays latest visitor attraction

We were delighted to host our local MP Douglas Ross in our new Discovery Centre this afternoon. We discussed our new Community Plan 2018 – 2022 and a range of issues that affect our communities including affordable housing, broadband and transport. We also brought Douglas up to speed on the exciting developments around the HLF funded Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape […]

TGDT host Slovenian delegation

Scotland, and the Highlands in particular is increasingly being seen as a world leader in community led regeneration and development, so it was no surprise for TGDT and Tomintoul Landscape Partnership to be invited to host a delegation of Slovenians on Saturday 13th January. The group who represented a wide range of tourism and conservation interests were keen to see […]

Discovery Centre fit out – Phase one complete!

Our  Tomintoul & Glenlivet Discovery Centre fit out first phase was completed on Wednesday with the window display, large artifact plinth, reception desk, retail units and archive desk all installed. We’re really proud of our new sign too which was fitted and looks modern and in keeping with the rest of the exterior. The project is funded by Heritage Lottery […]

Discovery Centre Fit Out begins in earnest!

Our Cairngorms LEADER and HLF Landscape Partnership funded refurbishment has reached another exciting stage this week with the start of the onsite fit out work. The front area which will be a visitor orientation, retail and multi purpose space is first to get the Urban Display treatment with the reception desk, window display, retail units and orientation panels all being […]