Magic Carpet Minis

Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.

Magic Carpet Minis
Listed Under Family and Kids Learning Music 

About Magic Carpet Minis

1st March 2018
8th March 2018
15th March 2018
plus 2 more date(s), see below for more info
10:30am - 10:50am, 11:30am - 11:50am
National Museum of Scotland
National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1JF
This is a free event
Call 03001236789
Visit the event website here

Magic Carpet Mini sessions especially for really young children and their carers. Come along for songs, stories, rhymes and objects in the unique museum setting.

Enjoy Magic Carpet sessions for really young children and their adults (suitable for age 0-2 plus supporting adult). Explore themes in the museum through songs, stories, rhymes, touch and play. Limited places.

10:30am (30 mins) – only available by booking the day before from 10am.

11:30am (30 mins) – sign up on the day in the Entrance Hall

Please meet at the green fountain in the Grand Gallery 5 mins before start time.

Magic Carpet and Magic Carpet Minis sessions are for individual families with a minimum 1 adult to 2 children ratio.

Additional Dates: 08 March 2018, 15 March 2018, 22 March 2018, 29 March 2018

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Magic Carpet Minis are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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