‘Lifting the Lid’ – 400 years of food and drink in Scotland (11th June - 14th Aug)


Monday 11 June

Where: Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street Ayr KA8 8EB
When: Monday 11 June 2018 at View all dates

`Lifting the Lid,` the National Library of Scotland`s touring display, opens at Ayr`s Carnegie Library on Monday 11 June 2018.

This free display tells the story of food and drink in Scotland. Discover how the introduction of new ingredients and methods of cooking have changed and developed our tastes over the years.
Scotland has a rich and diverse natural larder with plentiful supplies of fish, game, cereals and fruit. `Lifting the Lid` celebrates Scotland`s changing relationship with food and drink and explores the myths and traditions associated with its people`s diet.

Dates: 11 June – 14 August 2018
Venue: Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr KA8 8EB
Opening Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 7pm
Thursday: 10am - 7pm
Sunday: Closed

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