Wee Folk Magic

Enter the enchanted world of Fairy Tales, full of mystery, malice and magic at the Museum of Childhood 21st October.

Wee Folk Magic

About Wee Folk Magic

Enter the enchanted world of Fairy Tales, full of mystery, malice and magic.

There will be sessions for Ages 4-6; 6-8; and 9 upwards, through the afternoon. Unaccompanied grown-ups also welcome. The event features a galaxy of Scotland’s storytellers, steeped in folk and fairy. Options for participation and listening spells. With storytellers Ailie Finlay, Beth Cross, Daniel Allison, Robbie Fotheringham, Sheila Kinninmonth, Senga Munro and Sylvia Troon.

Free drop-in no need to book, for ages 4 and above. All children must be accompanied.

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

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