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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.