Medieval Construction Science Show
Coming to an abbey or castle near you soon!
science for schools! Historic Scotland’s Medieval Construction Science Show will be visiting Historic
Scotland properties and Science Festivals around the country. Get
a taste of the action in our new video:
you ever wondered how huge castles and abbeys were built? The Medieval Construction Science Show investigates
the engineering behind Medieval buildings. Pupils take part in fun interactive demonstrations as they
follow the journey of a block of stone from a quarry to the top of an arch, exploring basic science
and technology principles such as gravity, forces, pulleys and arches, along the way. Shows can be adapted
Shows last for 50 or 70 minutes and are FREE but must be booked
in advance and are allocated on a first come basis.
Contact the Learning
Services Team for more information.Tel:
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