Mary, Queen of Scots: From Palace to Castle

Primary Pupils visiting the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Visit both the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Edinburgh Castle to gather evidence of Mary, Queen of Scots’ life in Edinburgh in this one-day workshop. Pupils learn to dance like the courtiers of the time, explore pastimes for boys and girls in the 1560's and see rooms used by the Queen, John Knox, Lord Darnley and David Rizzio.

Please telephone our Learnings bookings team for more details. These workshops fill up quickly. Book early to avoid disappointment.   

"Thankyou very much for the whole experience." Primary 6 Teacher, Langholm Primary School   

Session details

Curriculum themes: 
Mary Queen of Scots
Age group: 
Second Level
School subjects: 
Social Studies
Duration: 
Full day workshop
Times: 
10:00 - 14:30
Days of the week: 
Thursday
Price: 
£3 per pupil
Location: 
Palace of Holyroodhouse
Essential information: 
We have sessions available in October 2014 and February and March 2015. Please contact the Learning Bookings team to discuss available dates.
Before making a booking please visit this page: 
Essential booking and visit information - Edinburgh
Contact: 
learning@royalcollection.org.uk
(+44) (0)131 557 2500