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Its raining - Days out in Central Scotland?

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SusieWi Tue 21-Jul-09 15:34:32

Hi, the weather doesn't seem to be improving any at all and me and my ds and dd are looking for a good day out (indoors obviously) in central scotland. We usually go to the likes of Almond Valley Heritage Centre in Livingston but perhaps looking for something different.

clayre Tue 21-Jul-09 15:37:45

I dont know, but will watch with interest, we are supposed to be goin to Ed zoo on saturday but think we will need an indoor plan too

Fimbo Tue 21-Jul-09 15:39:20

Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh? Dd has been with pil but we haven't.

You could have a wander into The Scottish Parliament too, I think there is a cafe in there.

louii Tue 21-Jul-09 15:39:23

Is there not a butterfly farm thing somewhere?

Fimbo Tue 21-Jul-09 15:40:19

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clayre Tue 21-Jul-09 15:41:15

butterflies are just coloured moths <scared>

off to google dynamic earth....

Fimbo Tue 21-Jul-09 15:42:29


Dynamic Earth

louii Tue 21-Jul-09 15:42:49

There are meant to be free days into Dynamic earth when the Clan gathering thing is on 25th and 26th of July.

louii Tue 21-Jul-09 15:43:48

FImbo thats the Parliament web site.

Fimbo Tue 21-Jul-09 15:43:49

Holy MOly - have now linked Scottish Parliament above.

Dynamic Earth

louii Tue 21-Jul-09 15:44:27

fluffles Tue 21-Jul-09 15:44:29

garden detectives at the national museum

free and aimed at kids.

SusieWi Thu 23-Jul-09 10:53:54

We went to Dynamic Earth and it was really good. So thanks for the recommendations. Bit more expensive than the usual Almond Valley which still has loads to do indoors but was a completely different experience and the kids loved it.


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