Next of Kin: Scottish Families and the Great War

Find out more about the Next of Kin stories on display at Rozelle House Galleries

South Ayrshire History

NextOfKinNext of Kin, an exhibition created by National Museums Scotland, opened on 4 July at Rozelle House. It presents a picture of Scotland during the First World War through treasured objects from official and private sources, kept by close relatives and passed down through generations.

South Ayrshire Libraries and Museums team are delighted to host Next of Kin, and to be working in partnership with National Museums Scotland. The exhibition was previously shown at the National War Museum in Edinburgh Castle, and Rozelle House will be the second of eight touring venues around Scotland.

It is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Scottish Government. Each of the host venues will be adding material from their own collections to tell local stories which reflect the themes of the exhibition. The full list of partner organisations and touring venues.

The material on loan from National Museums Scotland…

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