The Engine Shed is opening this year.

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What to expect

From later this year, you can explore the stories of the structures all around you from our free to visit centre in central Stirling. Our interactive exhibits, 3D theatre, augmented reality experiences and hands-on activities will bring Scotland’s built heritage to life before you. Spend a day getting to grips with our interactive exhibits, or sign up for a masterclass or workshop to help develop your skills.

Scotland’s building conservation centre is in Stirling, right at the heart of the country. Visitors can reach us easily by road or rail, and our imposing landmark of a building is clearly visible from both bus and train station. Edinburgh Airport is only 40 minutes away.

The Engine Shed, Forthside Way, Stirling, FK8 1QZ

Conservation in action

Our home exemplifies the contemporary use of traditional materials and sympathetic design and construction. Read about the truly innovative and engaging space that awaits visitors following the restoration and development of the Engine Shed.

The Engine Shed building
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The Engine Shed building