Linlithgow Holiday Club

Check our all the great free Linlithgow Holiday Club events for ages 8 to 12 years on during the summer!

Linlithgow Holiday Club

About Linlithgow Holiday Club

2nd July 2019
9th July 2019
16th July 2019
plus 4 more date(s), see below for more info
10.30am - 12.30pm
Linlithgow Palace
Linlithgow Palace Kirkgate, Linlithgow EH49 7AL
All events are free but booking is essential.
Visit the event website here

Tuesday 2nd July - Paw Prints and Poos

Get closer to our local wildlife and learn how to read the clues they leave behind to find out who makes the loch their home. Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday 9th July - Get a Wriggle On!

Join us on a hunt for all things that slither and slide. Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday 16th July - Art Attack

Make paint, dyes and sculptures - all from what nature has to offer! Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday 23rd July - Big Butterfly Count

Help the Rangers take part in this year's nationwide Big Butterfly Count then take away some fact sheets so you can carry out your own one at home. Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday 30th July - Survival Secrets

Learn how to survive in the wilds of Linlithgow! Build a shelter, light a fire and maybe even cook a snack. Meet at the Bonnytoun Road gate to the path around Linlithgow Loch. Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday 6th August - Crannog Life

Travel back in time to learn more about the people who lived on Linlithgow Loch thousands of years ago and the incredible houses they built on stilts. Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Tuesday 13th August - X Marks the Spot

Take part in our orienteering challenge – Can you complete it without getting lost? This is a drop in session, arrive any time between 10am and 12.15pm. Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.
Free drop-in event. No pre-booking required.

All events are free but booking is essential for all except for 13th August. Please contact 0131 652 8150 or rangers@hes.scot. Please include your name, contact number, date and time of the event and the number of spaces required.

Additional Dates: 09 July 2019, 16 July 2019, 23 July 2019, 30 July 2019, 06 August 2019, 13 August 2019

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

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Wildlife Photography for Beginners

Wildlife Photography for Beginners

7th April 2019
Bring your camera down to Linlithgow Loch and learn some tips from a local wildlife photographer on how to get the best shot.
Linlithgow Holiday Club - Bird bonanza

Linlithgow Holiday Club - Bird bonanza

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Grab a pair of our binoculars and see what birds you can spot at Linlithgow Loch. Suitable for ages 8-12.
Linlithgow Holiday Club: Mini Marvels

Linlithgow Holiday Club: Mini Marvels

16th April 2019
Go on a hunt for Linlithgow Peel's smallest inhabitants and see who you can find living in the woods! Suitable for children aged between 8 and 12 years.
Easter Eggsplorer Trails

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Historic Environment Scotland invites you to find the clues and complete the challenge at the Easter Eggsplorer Trail in Linlithgow Palace.
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Renaissance Lotions and Potions

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Discover the natural health remadies and fabulous beauty products enjoyed by the people of Linlithgow Palace, both upstairs and downstairs, as you forage with a Ranger and expert Anna Canning!
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Wildflower Wander

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Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Linlithgow Loch and Peel and discover the wildlife that calls the loch its home.
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Join Historic Scotland and friends from the Scottish Crannog Centre as we journey back in time 2,500 years and learn about the crannogs that were built on Linlithgow Loch!

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