Making the Great Tapestry of Scotland

See the behind-the-scenes creation of The Great Tapestry of Scotland as it returns to New Lanark from 18th May to 1st July 2018!

Making the Great Tapestry of Scotland

About Making the Great Tapestry of Scotland

For the first time ever, a selection of key panels from The Great Tapestry of Scotland will be exhibited alongside photography showcasing the 1000+ volunteer stitchers and the magnitude of work undertaken by them to create the 143 metre long masterpiece.

The exhibition will also include original sketches and personal works by Andrew Crummy, the man behind the tapestry’s beautiful illustrative designs depicting key moments in Scotland’s history.

Have you seen the Great Tapestry before or were you involved in its creation? Don’t miss this!

New Lanark are delighted that Making the Great Tapestry of Scotland will be the second exhibition to open the redeveloped Exhibition Gallery in 2018.

Tickets on sale now at https://newlanark.digitickets.co.uk/tickets

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Making the Great Tapestry of Scotland are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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