Family Activities

Actress dressed as Scottish Women's Hospital nurse

First World War Living History

Drop-in activities from 11am-4pm
Saturdays 26 March, 2 & 9 April
Minimum age: 8 years

Come and meet our First World War re-enactors who assume the roles of a Scottish Women’s Hospital nurse and soldier using artefacts from 1914.

Children taking part in a previous Family Day, in the Garden Lobby at Holyrood

Scottish Parliament Family Day

11am-3pm, Saturdays 27 February and 19 March
The whole family is invited to join us for fun activities to help children explore the Scottish Parliament and the John Bellany and the Scottish Women’s Hospitals exhibition.

Storytellers Ron Fairweather and Fergus McNicol in action.  Copyright: Macastory


12-1pm (under-8s), 2-3pm (over-8s)
Saturdays 27 February, 19 & 26 March, 2 & 9 April
Join storytellers Ron Fairweather and Fergus McNicol as they share incredible tales from the First World War.

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