Welcome to Moray Connections...
Explore the rich and varied heritage of Moray, from the fisher towns on the coast to the medieval abbeys and royal burghs inland. Connect with people from the past, from the Picts at Burghead to the Victorian pioneers from Elgin and Forres. Find out more about the people of Moray and the industries that shaped their lives: fishing, whisky and farming. Experience the local culture brought to life in our heritage centres and museums.
Connect with Moray. Use this site to find out about places to visit, things to do, and how to trace your roots in Moray and historic Banffshire.
Click on the links in the What’s On calendar to find out what is on in your neighbourhood, and keep checking as there will be more to come as local communities create their own events.
Featured “Famous Moravian”
This is the remarkable story of John Ogilvie, who as a Catholic priest in penal times had to operate under the cloak of secrecy. He was eventually captured, tortured and in 1615 hanged, aged just 36. His crime? Failing to disown his religion. The bravery, devotion and unshakeable spirit of this … [Read More...]