History of the Borthwick

Norah Gurney in the Borthwick strongroom

Our origins

Find out about our unique origins, and why we are ten years older than the University.

Our story

Explore the continuity and change in our development over the last six decades.

Borthwick unboxed

Q&As about us and our history. Why are we called the Borthwick Institute? Why is our logo a pig? And much more...