Discovering Science Exhibition, National Museum of Scotland

  • Janice Barr (Presenter)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Festival/Exhibition


"Build your own cell'' Workshop

Building models of cells ,organs and whole bodies with artist/scientist Dr Lizzie Burns Held in Connect section of the museum which has a “hands on” science display for the public to explore. The workshop was in a dedicated part where specialised demonstrations are conducted. No tickets were necessary and people participated as part of their visit to the museum. Tables were set out with pictures of different cell types which make up the body. Children and aldults were invited to examine the pictures and the make a cell of their own from modelling materials. Many different age groups participated including many foreign tourists.
Period25 Jul 2008
Event typeExhibition
LocationEdinburgh, United KingdomShow on map