22nd - 26th July 2019 EDINBURGH WEEK

This week we explore a little of our home town, fun trips that may help them learn a little history along the way!

MONDAY 22nd JULY 

 

Castle Day

Today we will explore one of the many castles in Edinburgh, can you guess which one? 

TUESDAY 24th JULY

Arthurs Seat 
Today we visit the iconic extinct volcano that is Arthurs seat. We will see how far up we can climb and visit the playpark beside the hill.
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WEDNESDAY 24TH JULY 

Scottish Mining Museum
A tour of the pithead, recreated underground roadway and coalface, with an ex-miner as your guide, gives the atmosphere and noise of a working pit

 

THURSDAY 25th JULY

 

Dynamic Earth + Mary Kings close
Today P1-3 will visit Dynamic Earth and take the tour showing how the earth was formed.
P4 and older will visit Mary Kings Close for a spooky tour of old Edinburgh 

FRIDAY 26th JULY 

 

 Railway and Canal Day
Today we take the children on a walk to explore a section of the old railway that runs close to the canal. The route also passes two fantastic playparks on the way!