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Clan Gathering 2024 Events

  • Gathering Opening Ceremony
    Gathering Opening Ceremony
    Tue, Jul 30
    Oban
    Jul 30, 2024, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Join other gathering attendees in Dunollie's marquee!
  • Guided Tour of Dunollie
    Guided Tour of Dunollie
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 30
    Oban
    Jul 30, 2024, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Immerse yourself in Dunollie's fascinating History!
  • Guided Tour of Dunstaffanage Castle
    Guided Tour of Dunstaffanage Castle
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 30
    Dunbeg
    Jul 30, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Dunbeg, Castle Grounds, Dunbeg, Oban PA37 1PZ, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Dunbeg, Castle Grounds, Dunbeg, Oban PA37 1PZ, UK
    Make your way to the village of Dunbeg to discover another of the MacDougall Castles!
  • Gaelic Taster Session
    Gaelic Taster Session
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 30
    Oban
    Jul 30, 2024, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Join our Gaelic Tutor, Ducan MacNeil, practice your conversational Scottish Gaelic and learn some new phrases.
  • Isle of Kerrera Walking Tour
    Isle of Kerrera Walking Tour
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 30
    Gallanach
    Jul 30, 2024, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Gallanach, Gallanach, Oban PA34 4QL, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Gallanach, Gallanach, Oban PA34 4QL, UK
    Embark on a walking tour of Kerrera - Oban’s nearest inhabited island and a key to the power of the Clan MacDougall.
  • Oban Walking Tour
    Oban Walking Tour
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 30
    Location is TBD
    Jul 30, 2024, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT+1
    Location is TBD
    Jul 30, 2024, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM GMT+1
    Location is TBD
    Discover Oban and its many stories with an expert guide.
  • Garden Tour of Dunollie
    Garden Tour of Dunollie
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jul 30
    Oban
    Jul 30, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Discover Dunollie's Historic Woodland Grounds and Shrubbery with Maurice Wilkins.
  • Dunollie's Rent Book - A talk by Jennifer Shaw
    Dunollie's Rent Book - A talk by Jennifer Shaw
    Tue, Jul 30
    Oban
    Jul 30, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 30, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Listen to Dunollie's lead archivist discuss one of her biggest discoveries and long-term research project.
  • Photography Session with Aly Robinson
    Photography Session with Aly Robinson
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jul 31
    Oban
    Jul 31, 2024, 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 31, 2024, 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Have your photos taken at Dunollie Castle to commemorate your visit!
  • Tour of the Isle of Lismore
    Tour of the Isle of Lismore
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jul 31
    Oban
    Jul 31, 2024, 8:45 AM – 4:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Oban PA34 4DB, UK
    Jul 31, 2024, 8:45 AM – 4:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Oban PA34 4DB, UK
    Spend a day on the Isle of Lismore, a hidden gem of the Hebrides and the pearl of the MacDougall crown.
  • Historic Kilbride Visit
    Historic Kilbride Visit
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jul 31
    Oban
    Jul 31, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 31, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Discover Kilbride Kirk, where legendary MacDougalls lie from Iain Ciar and Mary of Sleat to Hope and Jena MacDougall.
  • Clann Dubhghaill: thoughts on the MacDougalls in the later middle ages’, a talk by Dr Martin MacGregor
    Clann Dubhghaill: thoughts on the MacDougalls in the later middle ages’, a talk by Dr Martin MacGregor
    Wed, Jul 31
    Oban
    Jul 31, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 31, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Listen to Dr Martin MacGregor, senior lecturer at the University of Glasgow, share some of his expertise about the clan at its height.
  • Oban Distillery Tour
    Oban Distillery Tour
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jul 31
    Oban
    Jul 31, 2024, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Oban, Stafford St, Oban PA34 5NH, UK
    Jul 31, 2024, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Oban, Stafford St, Oban PA34 5NH, UK
  • Ceilidh Dance Lesson
    Ceilidh Dance Lesson
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jul 31
    Oban
    Jul 31, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Jul 31, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Join Marlynn Turbitt in Dunollie for an informal and fun dance lesson to help you prepare for the ceilidh dance on Saturday evening. If you’re new to ceilidh dancing or would like a chance to practice and be reminded of a few of the dances, this is the perfect opportunity.
  • Finding Dugald: The first ancestor of the Clan MacDougall, a talk by Catherine Gillies
    Finding Dugald: The first ancestor of the Clan MacDougall, a talk by Catherine Gillies
    Thu, Aug 01
    Oban
    Aug 01, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Aug 01, 2024, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
  • An Evening at Dunollie
    An Evening at Dunollie
    Thu, Aug 01
    Oban
    Aug 01, 2024, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Aug 01, 2024, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM GMT+1
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Spend an evening in Dunollie's enchanting woodland grounds!
  • Castles of Argyll: Stories in Stone - A talk by Roddy Reagan
    Castles of Argyll: Stories in Stone - A talk by Roddy Reagan
    Fri, Aug 02
    Oban
    Aug 02, 2024, 2:30 AM – 3:30 PM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Aug 02, 2024, 2:30 AM – 3:30 PM
    Oban, Dunollie House, Oban PA34 5TT, UK
    Listen local archaeologist talk about his findings working on castles in Argyll.
  • Castles & Wildlife Boat Tour
    Castles & Wildlife Boat Tour
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Aug 02
    Oban
    Aug 02, 2024, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM GMT+1
    Oban, North Pier, Oban PA34 5QD, UK
    Aug 02, 2024, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM GMT+1
    Oban, North Pier, Oban PA34 5QD, UK
    Explore the local area by sea - as most people would have until the 19th century.
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