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‘Official Squeamishness’: The Air Ministry and the Bomber Offensive of the Second World War
- 19 March 2015
As part of the RAF Museum's new Research Programme, Air Commodore (ret’d) Dr Peter Gray will speak on ‘‘Official Squeamishness’: The Air Ministry and the Bomber Offensive of the Second World War’. This lecture forms part of The Trenchard Lectures in Air Power Studies that are held in conjunction with the Royal Aeronautical Society and the University of Wolverhampton.
This lecture is free of charge however; we do ask that you pre-book a free ticket, as seats are limited. Booking is quick and easy, we just need some basic contact information.
Edinburgh International Science Festival family events
- 4 — 19 April 2015
Enter the 'Ideas Factory' and explore activities for the whole family around the museum, including drop-in events and shows from the University of Edinburgh.
- Family friendly
Pricing dependent on specific event
A Museum in a Classroom
Most people collect and display something in their lives. It might be a collection of family snaps stuck into an album, or holiday souvenirs arranged on a mantlepiece, assembled and displayed without any thought of being a 'collector'. But in the past, and occasionally today, private collections have often formed the basis of new museums.
Developing a museum in the classroom - or at home - is a valuable cross-curricular project which can be linked to the National Curriculum through most subjects, and at all levels.