Archive: March 2016

  • Design Your Own Monument!

    31st Mar 2016

    Design Your Own Monument!

    Ahead of the 155th Anniversary of the Laying of the Foundation Stone in June we have asked local school pupils to design their own monument for William Wallace and send us their entries by the 10th June. The National Wallace Monument was designed by architect John Thomas Rochead and built between 1861-1869.  This year, as part of […]

  • Dusting Off Wallace Monument Memorabilia

    22nd Mar 2016

    Dusting Off Wallace Monument Memorabilia

    We’ve kicked off a campaign to collect memorabilia featuring The National Wallace Monument from years gone by, to mark the 155th Anniversary of the Laying of the Foundation Stone. Guide books, newspaper articles, photographs and gift items will form part of a display during ‘A Victorian Masterpiece’, our special weekend that will take place between […]

  • Earth Hour

    18th Mar 2016

    Earth Hour

    The National Wallace Monument will be taking part in Earth Hour at 8:30PM on Saturday 19th March 2016. The flood lights will be turned off for an hour as we join in the global movement which asked you to turn off all non-essential lights from 8.30PM-9:30PM, and use that time to focus on your commitment to […]

  • VisitScotland

    18th Mar 2016


    If you are wondering what else there is to do in Stirling, just watch this great VisitScotland city snapshot video which highlights just a few of the many interesting places to visit in the city any time of year!

  • Stirling Observer 8th March

    9th Mar 2016

    Stirling Observer 8th March

    If you are starting to plan where to go and what to do with the children over the Easter break the read 5 things to do in Stirling during the Easter holidays There will be regular actor performances at The National Wallace Monument on the 25th to 28th March and throughout April. For more information […]