Your Doors Open Days Experiences: Part 2

After the success of our Part 1 post, we thought it was time to share some more of your Doors Open Days experiences. This time we’ll be sharing lots of fantastic photos, as well as some blog posts and articles!

Kings Buildings (c) University of Edinburgh College of Science and Engineering

Photo (c) University of Edinburgh College of Science and Engineering

The University of Edinburgh College of Science and Engineering shared some great photos of the King’s Buildings Doors Open Day on their Facebook page. Lots of buildings were open, including the Ashworth labs, the Grant Institute, the Joseph Black building and even a sneak peek of the FloWave Wave and Tidal Test Facility. See the photos here.

ICMS Doors Open Days (c) ICMS

Photo (c) ICMS

The International Centre for Mathematical Sciences welcomed around 200 people on their open day. There were mathematical card tricks, an arithmetical version of Scrabble, and lots of other puzzles and games like a Penrose tiling puzzle shaped like chickens! Read their blog post here and view all the photos from the day on their Flickr page here.

St Bernard's Well (c) Steve Hodgson

Photo (c) Steve Hodgson

Flickr user Steve shared some great photos of his visit to St Bernard’s Well as part of 2013’s Doors Open Days. We love the shots of the beautiful mosaic work which decorates the well. See all the photos on Steve’s Flickr page here.

DOD Tour (c) Glasgow School of Art

Photo (c) Glasgow School of Art

Glasgow School of Art took some fantastic photos of the Doors Open Days tours held during Glasgow’s DOD.  Check out their Facebook page here to see all the photos.

Glasgow Doors Open Days (c) Alison McCandlish

Photo (c) Alison McCandlish

Alison visited BBC Scotland as part of Doors Open Days and, as well as being able to see famous locations recognisable from “on the telly”, she even came across an escaped cyberman from Doctor Who! Read the blog post here.

Cousland DOD (c) Cousland

Photo (c) Cousland

The village of Cousland welcomed nearly 240 to their Doors Open Day events. Read all about the day and see the fantastic photos over on their Facebook page here.

We always love reading about your DOD experiences and seeing the photos from your visits, so please do leave us a comment if you’ve got any blog posts or photo albums to share!

Gillian

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Doors Open Days is Scotland’s largest free annual architectural event. It is coordinated nationally by the Scottish Civic Trust.
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