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

Sketchfab Drama and Literacy Activity Packs

Students will develop key communication skills and build their confidence through engaging with 3D digital models of artefacts in drama and literacy activities. Read more about Sketchfab Drama and Literacy Activity Packs

Teaching drama and literacy through archaeology loan boxes

Borrow a loan kit with replica object and drama or literacy activities to explore the Bridges Collection, develop key communication skills and build pupils’ confidence. Read more about Teaching drama and literacy through archaeology loan boxes

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.
Read more about Build a story at the museum