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Robert Cumming Hamilton- Scotland’s forgotten No. 9

23rd February 2017 Posted in News

Days spent looking through the football history archives is a passion of many up and down the country and on occasion, a hidden gem that has fallen off the Scottish football radar can be found.  This such occasion happened a few years ago whilst looking through Scottish player profiles and coming across a forgotten striker; […]

Translation of Queen’s Park Panenka article.

29th January 2017 Posted in News

Very recently,  Ignasi Torne, a Spanish journalist, contacted the museum looking for information on Glasgow clubs outside of Celtic and Rangers. After conducting an interview with one of our staff members, Stuart Spencer, Ignasi was amazed by the history of Queen’s Park that he decided to publish his article solely on the Spiders. The following […]

What do Robert Burns and Sevilla FC have in common?

25th January 2017 Posted in News

Majority of people will be aware of this day being Robert Burn’s birthday and will be celebrating the poet’s existence with a typical Burns Night supper. Yet this day is also special for a particular group of football fans. For it was on this very day, in 1890, Sevilla Futbol Club (Sevilla FC) was formed […]

Opening Hours During the Festive Period

9th December 2016 Posted in News

      SCOTTISH FOOTBALL MUSEUM CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR OPENING HOURS Below is the opening times of the Scottish Football Museum during the festive period.   Monday Dec 19th Open as normal     Tuesday Dec 20th Open as normal   Wednesday Dec 21st   Open as normal   Thursday Dec 22nd   Open as […]

More Than a Game Exhibition now open in the museum

21st June 2016 Posted in Exhibitions, History, News

  In the Scottish Football Museum, our new exhibition ‘More Than a Game’ is now on display which explores different societies and diversities through football rivalries. Success on the football field can put towns, even countries, on the map, enhancing civic and national prestige. This can have a significant impact on people’s lives; for example, […]

Historic shinty exhibits at Hampden’s football museum on the 157th anniversary of the first clash between shinty and football clubs

15th January 2016 Posted in Exhibitions, History, News

As the founding document of the Aberdeen University Shinty Club (the world’s oldest constituted shinty club) goes on display at the Scottish Football Museum, a fascinating story of an unprecedented and historic sporting contest between shinty and football clubs has been unearthed. Aberdeen University Shinty Club was founded in 1861, just one year after the […]

Christmas and New Year Opening Times 2015

15th December 2015 Posted in News

SCOTTISH FOOTBALL MUSEUM CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR OPENING HOURS     Saturday Dec 19th Open as normal   Sunday Dec 20th Open as normal   Monday Dec 21st   Open as normal   Tuesday Dec 22nd   Open as normal   Wednesday Dec 23rd     Open as normal Thursday Dec 24th Last entry to […]

Presentation of Dundee FC Shirt

7th December 2015 Posted in Exhibitions, News

Dundee FC recently presented the Scottish Football Museum with their specially produced third shirt. The shirt was produced to commemorate the sacrifice made by the city on the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Loos and contains the official tartan and badge of the Black Watch regiment. Kenny Ross, Chairman of the Dundee FC Supporters […]

SCOTTISH FOOTBALL MUSEUM SHOP NOW OPEN

2nd December 2015 Posted in News

The Scottish Football Museum Shop opens officially tomorrow (Thursday, 3rd December) at Hampden and to celebrate, the first 25 customers will receive a FREE GIFT with their purchase.   Supporters will be able to buy the new Scotland home and away kits and Scotland Supporter Club members will receive 15% off the new Scotland kits […]

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Queen's Park v  Livingston, Stadium tours @ 10am &
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Queen's Park v  Peterhead, Stadium tours @ 10am &
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