News - 2019
The David Livingstone Birthplace explores the local community for volunteers
The David Livingstone Birthplace Project, home to the history of Scotland’s famous explorer David Livingstone, has announced that it is exploring the local community for a series of new volunteer positions in the run up to its planned re-opening next Summer.
David Livingstone Trust Wins Funding For New Exhibition Thanks To Community Support
The David Livingstone Trust has won a £2471 award to fund a new exhibition about the local area, thanks to a major thumbs-up from the local community.
Publication of Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript (1857): A Critical Edition - September 2019
Livingstone Online, a digital museum and library, exploring the legacy of Victorian traveler David Livingstone have announced the first edition of Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript (1857): A Critical Edition.
The David Livingstone Birthplace Project unveils fresh branding
The David Livingstone Birthplace Project, home to the history of Scotland’s famous explorer David Livingstone, has revealed a new brand this month.
Are you part of David Livingstone’s living legacy?
Next year the David Livingstone Birthplace will reopen after a major redevelopment. Scotland Malawi Partnership are excited to have been commissioned by the David Livingstone Trust to develop inspiring video and photographic content for the last and largest room in the museum, which will now explore Livingstone’s contemporary legacy.
Belong Nottingham Visit 14 May 2019
The Birthplace Project team were delighted to welcome a team the Belong Nottingham team to our offices to have an exchange of research, information and start an exciting new research partnership.
Birthplace Project's pop-up display at Livingstone Memorial Church in Blantyre
Our pop-up exhibition has now moved on to David Livingstone Memorial Church in Blantyre where you can see it until the end of April. Opening times are...
Our wonderful volunteers had a closer look at some of the graphic content for the redesign as well as some tea and cake!
Association of Scottish Business Women Recognise Isabel Bruce as one of their Women of Inspiration 2019
As Chair of the David Livingstone Trust, she is the driving force behind a £6.1m project to transform Livingstone’s Blantyre birthplace into a hub of learning and cross-cultural importance, securing funding from the Scottish Government, Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic Environment Scotland.
Publication of Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript (1857): A Critical Edition
We are thrilled to announce the publication of Livingstone’s Missionary Travels Manuscript (1857): A Critical Edition after a long period of development.