Inspired by Burns: Family activity day

On 22nd January, ahead of Burns Night, join us at the Palace of Holyroodhouse to celebrate the work of Scottish poet Robert Burns!

Inspired by Burns: Family activity day

About Inspired by Burns: Family activity day

22nd January 2022
10am - 3pm
The Palace of Holyroodhouse
The Palace of Holyroodhouse Canongate, Edinburgh East EH8 8DX
Included with Palace ticket or 1-Year Pass
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Ahead of Burns Night, join us at the Palace of Holyroodhouse to celebrate the work of Scottish poet Robert Burns.

Miniature books and a little poetry -
There are several books by Robert Burns in the Royal Collection- including a number of miniature books! Try your hand at making a miniature book, and write a tiny poem inside, taking inspiration from the poetry of Scotland’s National Bard.

Burns, Bards and Beyond -
In this Year of Scotland’s Stories, explore some of the many works of Scottish literature written by court poets here at the Palace of Holyroodhouse; discover stories written about Scottish royalty and royal history by authors and playwrights; and find out some surprising connections between objects in the Royal Collection and works of literature, including works by Burns himself.

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