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Sources for Advanced Higher History

Steffani Broadfoot volunteers for Archaeology Scotland while being on a gap year from university.  She became involved with Archaeology Scotland in high school. Here, Steffani talks us through Archaeology Scotland’s resources, which she used as primary evidence for her Advanced Higher History qualification. Her field was ‘Northern Britain: From the Iron Age to 1034’, one […]

Learning Resources for Experimental Archaeology: Learning about Craft and Technology in the Past

A suite of learning resources for a range of objects and technologies spanning from Mesolithic to modern times Read more about Learning Resources for Experimental Archaeology: Learning about Craft and Technology in the Past

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

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.
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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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Heritage Investigators

Helping you explore local archaeology

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