David Livingstone Trust

The Scottish National Memorial to David Livingstone Trust, known as The David Livingstone Trust, became owners of the David Livingstone Centre at Blantyre, South Lanarkshire in the 1930's. The Estate includes the listed building of his birth, surrounding parkland, and the 3,000 piece David Livingstone collection.

Latest News

David Livingstone Birthplace partners with Scotland Malawi Partnership for first School Partnership Awards

Scotland Malawi Partnership is very pleased to announce the launch of the first School Partnership Awards.

The awards, in partnership with the David Livingstone Birthplace Project and supported by the Year of Young People National Lottery Fund, aim to celebrate the variety of school partnerships held between Scotland and Malawi.

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David Livingstone Birthplace Project

Birthplace Project

The Birthplace Project will re-ignite the powerful story of David Livingstone.

Birthplace Project
David Livingstone Events


Providing an interesting, educational and enjoyable cultural experience.

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Our Partners

Heritage Lottery Fund
Scottish Government
South Lanarkshire Council
Scotland Malawi Partnership
Historic Environment Scotland