Part of Historic Environment Scotland
Two people measuring land outside with a measuring tape

How Do You Measure Up?

Monday 15 July 2019 to Saturday 20 July 2019

Engine Shed

Family friendly

Least technical

Event Description

Measuring is an essential skill for any engineer. Scottish engineer and inventor James Watt came up with the idea of ‘horsepower’ to measure the power produced by an engine!

In the latest activity in our summer programme, join us to find out the tools and techniques used to measure and survey historic buildings, both in the past and today. 

Take part in our measuring challenge and put your knowledge to the test.

Additional information: Suitable for ages 6+

Please note: Parental/guardian supervision is required for the duration of the activity.

Select from 6 available dates until Sat 20 Jul 2019

(This calendar is for informational purposes only, please select a date when booking your tickets.)