Free Interactive Activities

with Dumfries House Education (average time 15 minutes)

STONE MASON’S YARD

11:00 - 13:00 & 14:00 - 16:00

Sow and Throw with the Dumfries House gardeners - make a green grenade and watch it explode with colour. Free.

Enjoy composting with Yucky Worms. Free

Woolly Weavers – Learn about where wool comes from, how it’s used to produce textiles and try your hand at weaving. Free

HARMONY PLAYPARK

11:00 - 13:00 & 14:00 - 16:00

Funky Junk Challenge: Get creative with up-cycling. See what you can make from all those scrap heap treasures.

HARMONY PLAYPARK

Sat: 14:00 - 15:00 / Sun: 13:30 - 14:30

Bozzy Book Safari: Try our book festival themed geocache trail – prize for the first group to complete the challenges.

OWL MAGIC

Sat: 11:00 - 15:00/ Sun: 11:00 - 15:00

Visit the Owl Magic tent to learn about owls and birds of prey and see these stunning birds close up.