The browser you are using is out of date and is no longer supported. To view and use this site correctly, please update your browser to the latest version.

We're changing

We have created a new public body, Historic Environment Scotland. While we work on shaping our future we can reassure you that all services and products will continue as normal. Please follow our progress and find out more about our new organisation.

Big Draw 2015

The Art of Feasting

Get Arty this October! Visit selected Historic Scotland Properties during half-term and join storyteller Kate Walker to be inspired by stories of banqueting and feasting, discover the places where these took place and create your own feasts of art.

  • Included in admission price
  • Suitable for families with children age 10 and under but all are welcome
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

Stirling Castle
13, 14 & 15 October
The Art of Feasting storytelling will consist of three sessions per day for young audiences in the Great Hall. The session times are 11am, 12.15pm and 2pm with each lasting 45 minutes. The theme for the storytelling will be feasting to coincide with the Year of Food and Drink.

Urquhart Castle
17 October
Sessions will run regularly throughout the day
Please call Urquhart Castle on 01456 450 551 to book

Linlithgow Palace
19 October
Sessions will run regularly between 11am and 3pm
Please call Linlithgow Palace on 01506 842 896 to book

Aberdour Castle
24 October
Sessions will run regularly between 11am and 3pm
Please call Aberdour Castle on 01383 860 519 to book

For more information on the Big Draw at our properties please contact the Learning Services Team:

Tel: 0131 652 8155/8156  

                                               The Big Draw logo 2015

Contact us

Learning Services
Historic Scotland
Holyrood Park Educ. Centre
1 Queen’s Drive
Tel: +44 (0)131 652 8155