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Victorian Schoolroom

Door open days

30 September 2018 (11.00-16.00)


Inside the History of Education Centre is a fully functioning Victorian classroom with wooden desks, blackboards, finger-stocks, and the tawse, as well as a museum full of Victoriana including a kitchen range and a variety of household items, most of which can be handled.




Key Information

Victorian-style lessons at regular intervals each day. Each lesson will last approximately 20 minutes. Volunteers and trustees available for questions and demonstrating equipment.

Year Of Young People: Visitors can find out how young people in the Victorian age experienced both school and home life in Edinburgh.

Where to find us

  • (in the grounds of Leith Walk Primary School)
  • 9 Brunswick Road
  • Edinburgh
  • EH7 5NG