Bring your class topic to life with a visit to the National Museum of Scotland. Our supported self-led visits provide pre-visit advice and support from a dedicated member of our learning team. Upon arrival, your class will receive an introduction with a hands-on element, clipboards and pencils to use throughout your visit and pre-printed copies of a trail of your choice.
About supported self-led visits
£25 per class
Nursery - S6
10:30/11:45/13:00 (10 minute introduction)
Please check your booking for timings and arrive at the museum at least 15 minutes before the start of your session.
Dinosaurs, Romans, Vikings, Ancient Egypt and General Introduction to the National Museum of Scotland
Representing my class, school and/or wider community encourages my self-worth and confidence and allows me to contribute to and participate in society. HWB 0-12a / HWB 1-12a / HWB 2-12a / HWB 3-12a / HWB 4-12a
When I engage with others, I know when and how to listen, when to talk, how much to say, when to ask questions and how to respond with respect. LIT 1-02a
I can compare aspects of people’s daily lives in the past with my own by using historical evidence or the experience of recreating an historical setting. SOC 1-04a
When I engage with others, I can respond in ways appropriate to my role, show that I value others’ contributions and use these to build on thinking. LIT 2-02a
I can compare and contrast a society in the past with my own and contribute to a discussion of the similarities and differences. SOC 2-04a
By exploring places, investigating artefacts and locating them in time, I have developed an awareness of the ways we remember and preserve Scotland’s history. SOC 1-02a
I can interpret historical evidence from a range of periods to help to build a picture of Scotland’s heritage and my sense of chronology. SOC 2-02a
Request a visit
Click the link below to request a general self-led visit