Mapping History (c) National Library of Scotland and Archaeology Scotland

Mapping History

A Guide to Using Historical Maps Read more about Mapping History

Creating 3D Models: A Quick Guide

Learn how to make your own digital 3D models using photogrammetry using this quick guide. Read more about Creating 3D Models: A Quick Guide

Heritage Hero Awards

Archaeology Scotland’s free award scheme offer a framework, a focus and a reward for groups undertaking heritage focused projects. Read more about Heritage Hero Awards

Combine your Heritage Hero Award with one of Youth Scotland’s youth awards

Looking for added value for your group? Want to add formal recognition and accreditation to your Heritage Hero Award? Considering multiple award recognition? Read more about Combine your Heritage Hero Award with one of Youth Scotland’s youth awards

Nursery class at the museum ©Ruth Armstrong Photography

A school Visit to National Museum of Scotland

Book a free school visit to the National Museum of Scotland. Read more about A school Visit to National Museum of Scotland

a’ brosnachadh sgrìobhadh is leughadh Cuir sgeulachd ri chèile san taigh-tasgaidh

Make your way around a museum and be inspired by objects you see with two trails developed by National Museums Scotland and the Scottish Book Trust. The trails are both in English and Gaelic.
Read more about a’ brosnachadh sgrìobhadh is leughadh Cuir sgeulachd ri chèile san taigh-tasgaidh

Build a story at the museum

Make your way around a museum and be inspired by objects you see with two trails developed by National Museums Scotland and the Scottish Book Trust. The trails are both in English and Gaelic.
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timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland

Timeline

Print off this handy Archaeology Scotland timeline from the Mesolithic c. 7000 BC to the modern day: Timeline (c) Archaeology Scotland    

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The Rubbish Game

A fun way to learn archaeological investigative skills: looking, interpreting and reporting
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Archaeological Activities Resource Pack – all sections

This is an excellent resource full of fantastic background information on how to do archaeology learning sessions, including very well-produced activity ideas. Read more about Archaeological Activities Resource Pack – all sections