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Updated handling boxes

Did you know that we have a range of handling boxes which can be borrowed for free by schools, community groups and care providers? These include loan boxes for schools and reminiscence boxes for older people’s groups. There are boxes on … Continue reading

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Maps and memories

Over the last week I have been running activities all over Edinburgh. Yesterday I went out with the Museums Alive volunteers for the last session of a three week block at Marionville Court Care Home. We ran a reminiscence session … Continue reading

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The Wee Museum of Newhaven

Victoria Primary School have created this great film to advertise the Wee Museum of Newhaven. The Wee Museum is a community museum inside Victoria Primary School created with assistance from the Haven older people’s group. It is open to the … Continue reading

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New exhibition at South Queensferry Library

A smaller version of the exhibition developed by Dalmeny Primary is now in South Queensferry Library. So please feel free to drop by and have a look.   The pupils at Dalmeny yesterday were brilliant at helping us take down … Continue reading

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Dalmeny Primary Museum

Last week I spent a lot of time out at Dalmeny Primary School. I worked with the P5/6 and P7 class to help them to develop an exhibition. Their topics were toys and games and World War II. Both classes … Continue reading

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