Gullane and Dirleton History Society


The Society with a membership of around 85 aims to promote knowledge, understanding and research of local history in East Lothian by means of lectures, visits, exhibitions, surveys, publications and the use of a maintained archive of photographs, maps, documents and books.

Membership £8 pa.

Non members are welcome to attend any of the programme of lectures for a small donation.


Gullane and Dirleton, EH31 & EH39



Michael Thomson

Events List

Date Title Town/City
1 December, 2022 - 19:30 East Lothian's Papple Steading North Berwick
20 October, 2022 - 07:30 Inns and their Signs Dirleton
20 October, 2022 - 07:30 Inns and their Signs Dirleton
21 September, 2022 - 07:30 Robert Burns and East Lothian Gullane
16 March, 2022 - 19:30 The Life of Walter Scott Gullane
23 February, 2022 - 19:30 Henry VIII and his six wives - CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS Gullane
3 February, 2022 - 19:30 Crucible of Nations: Scotland from Viking Age to Medieval Kingdom Online
26 September, 2018 - 19:30 Roman Frontiers in Their Landscape Settings Gullane
8 September, 2014 (All day) Dirleton Green Dig Dirleton