• Art work created by school pupils from Blackness Primary School

    Blackness Primary School Art Work

    Pupils from Blackness Primary School were inspired to create colourful art works after their recent education visit to the Parliament.

    See their artwork here


    Blackness Primary School Art Work

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    Audio Resources

    Listen to our audio programmes to find out lots of fun facts about the Parliament.

    Find out more


    Audio Resources

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    The Historical Path to the Parliament

    Discover the history of the Parliament from 1285 to the present day

    Our interactive timeline charts the development of Parliaments in Scotland from 1285 to the present day.

    Find out more


    The Historical Path to the Parliament

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    Hands-on Experiences

    Our visits programme is full of hands-on experiences for students to really get involved with learning about the work of Parliament.

    Find out more about our education programmes:

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    Hands-on Experiences


Come and find out about the Scottish Parliament. We've got games, stuff to help you with coursework, posters for the walls of classrooms and lots more! If you want to contact us, e-mail us or give us a call on 0131 348 5401.


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SP Juniors

Are you starting to learn about the Scottish Parliament and the way it works? This is the section for you.

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SPotlight on the Parliament

If you are in upper secondary or above, studying the Parliament or citizenship or just want to know more about the way it works, this is the place for you.

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Try out our games to test your knowledge of the Scottish Parliament. Great for playing as a group, showing on a whiteboard, or testing yourself

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Educational Resources

Download and reproduce resources for individual or classroom use. Some resources can also be used on-line with interactive features.

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Education Programmes

Our education programmes are run for schools, colleges and other educational groups who are interested in finding out more about the work of Parliament.

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Parliament In Depth

If you want to find out more about the Parliament and the way it works, have a look at our in depth information.

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