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What's On Calendar

Download your What's On Guide Summer - Winter 2019 here or view calendar below

Summer (not) School: Young Explorers Week 1
Summer (not) School: Young Explorers Week 1 Daily from Monday, 08 July 2019 until Friday, 12 July 2019 10:00 AM

Summer ‘not’ School is back for 2019! This year, there’s even more dates to choose from and a brand new digital learning programme for all budding environmental scientists. Join the Dynamic Earth Learning Team for an outdoor summer adventure not to be missed!

Young Explorers is for children aged 7-9 years old.

Step 1: Download a booking form here and return to 

Step 2: Make your payment by clicking here


A taster of what to expect:

  • Immerse yourself in the natural and human history of Holyrood Park through exploration, challenges and storytelling
  • Carry out real scientific investigations to learn more about conservation
  • Take part in team building exercises that promise to get you thinking as well as laughing!

See an example itinerary here!

Things for the grown-ups:

  • Morning drop off is from 8.30am and evening pick up until 5.30pm, with the core, outdoor activities running from 10am to 4pm.
  • Indoor activities are provided 8.30am - 10am, and 4pm - 5.30pm.
  • Each programme costs £185.
  • *If you would prefer to pay a deposit of £65 to secure your place, please contact Craig at or 0131 550 7800, full payment of the remaining balance will be due no later than 30 days before the start of the programme.
  • All programme fees include a non-refundable £65 deposit. Cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the start of the programme will be subject to full payment

We look forward to seeing you in the summer!



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A number of our What's On activities are part of the National STEM Engagement Campaign.