Trips are arranged under four exciting, curriculum-linked themes
Imagination and Curiosity – English and the Arts - Exploring the power of imagination and how it can be harnessed to change the world
People and the Planet – Science and Geography - Empowering young people to play an active role in creating a sustainable future
Breakthroughs and Discoveries – STEM and History - ’Investigating the moments of genius that have enabled humanity to progress
Journeys and Adventures – PSHE & Skills Development - Celebrating the broadening of horizons and stepping outside of your comfort zone
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National Mining Museum Scotland is a 5-star visitor attraction based at the Victorian coalmine, Lady Victoria Colliery. From hearing the first hand accounts of our ex-miner Tour Guides, exploring our Recognised Collection, to learning about Scotland’s energy journey, there is something for everyone at the National Mining Museum Scotland. Their school programmes are available for nursery, primary and secondary schools with a wide range of workshops covering STEM, social studies, learning for sustainability and much more.
Don’t forget, if you are looking for help with funding the cost of your trip, you can apply for a bursary!
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We know that funding a school trip isn’t always easy. If you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for the Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any Great British School Trip partner venue.
Simply fill in our bursary form and let us know how we might help.
Lady Victoria Colliery, Newtongrange, Dalkeith, Edinburgh
EH22 4QN. Scotland
Monday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm.