AK Bell Library, York Place, Perth, Saturday 09:30 – 13:00.
The Flagship library for Perth & Kinross, the AK Bell Library opened in 1994, but parts of the building are much older. Our Behind the Scenes and Treasures tours offer the opportunity to visit behind the scenes and explore some of the collections not on public access. including a rare chance to see behind the scenes in the Council Archive.
Soutar House, 27 Wilson Street, Perth, Saturday 10:00-16:00.
Home of Perth poet, William Soutar. The house retains much of the period, with oak panelled rooms, stained glass windows, ceramic fire surrounds and beautiful bookcases full of Soutar’s own books. Enjoy a visit with guide on hand and with poetry recitals at 12 noon and 2 pm.
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