Local Groups and History
Morningside Community Council
Aims to represent local residents on local issues.
Friends of Craighouse
A group campaigning to preserve the Craighouse site from development.
Information about Edinburgh and the First World War
The Old Edinburgh Club
Edinburgh’s local history society with meetings once a month on Wednesdays in the winter
The Scottish Local History Forum
Keeps in touch with individuals and organisations involved with local history, heritage and culture
The Cockburn Association
Promotes the conservation of Edinburgh’s landscape and heritage
Local Area Heritage Societies
Colinton Local History Society
West Blacket Association
Friends of Morningside Cemetery
Museums, libraries and other resources
MHA has established established close links with Morningside Library, one of the local landmarks based in Morningside Road, and is used by MHA for project meetings and exhibitions
National Library of Scotland
The National Library of Scotland has a programme of free events, many of which are concerned with heritage.
The National Museum Collections Centre Scotland
Based in Broughton Market runs free tours on the first Tuesday of every month.
Edinburgh Central Library
There are a number of interesting events organised by Edinburgh Central Library.
Eric Liddell Centre
MHA has established established close links with the Eric Liddle Centre at Holy Corner which is used by MHA for meetings and the annual Spring Fling event.
Morningside Parish Church
The MHA Winter Lecture Programme takes place in Morningside Parish Church situated on the corner of Braid Road and Cluny Gardens.