Exhibition to reveal birth of Scottish tourism more than 250 years ago

Kilts, bagpipes, lochs and mountains are iconic images which have long been deployed to sell the nation to the rest of the world.
Now a major new exhibition is to explore how the origins of Scottish tourism date back more than 250 years.
The National Museum of Scotland is to examine the roots of the “romantic and heroic” visions of the country, which were created by artists, writers and even monarchs – and how they transformed the way the country was perceived at home and abroad.
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16 November 2018 in Lifestyle, Views: 48
Source: Scotsman
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