The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum

Scotland Street School Museum is hosting a range of workshops, activities and tours as part of the Mackintosh Festival

The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum

About The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum

Sunday 1st October: Make Your Own Mack Heid
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop In
Make your own Mad Mack Heid - artist, architect or astronaut - you decide in this family workshop.

Saturday 7th October: Window Wonders
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Scotland Street’s classic workshop in which you create your own faux Mackintosh-style stained glass window.

Sunday 8th October: Horrible Heedie Tour
1.30pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Our Horrible Heedie returns with his tour of the school which combines architecture, history and shouting! Suitable for families.

Saturday 14th October: Wally Tile Talk with Linda Arthur
1.30pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Wally tiles are synonymous with the Glasgow Style. Join Linda Arthur for this fascinating talk on the humble ceramic tile and its place in the architectural history of the city.

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15 October: Build Your Own Mini Portcullis
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
See the influence of castles on Mackintosh, then design and make your own castle. A great workshop for all the family!

Tuesday 17th October: The Big Banner Stencil Workshop
Midday - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Help to recreate the Big Banner! Participants will use stencilling and mixed media. Suitable for all the family.

Sunday 22nd October: The Big Banner Workshop
Midday - 4pm
Admission: £25
Explore stencilling and mixed media to create your own cushion cover. In this workshop you will also contribute to making the Big Banner.

Saturday 28th October: Build Your Own Tower of Glowing Light
1.30pm - 4pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
See the influence of turrets and towers on Scotland Street School, then design and make your own tower to fill with glowing liquid. Suitable for families.

Saturday 28th October: Wally Tile Talk with Linda Arthur
1.30pm
Admission: FREE
Tickets: Drop in
Wally tiles are synonymous with the Glasgow Style. Join Linda Arthur for this fascinating talk on the humble ceramic tile and its place in the architectural history of the city.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Mackintosh Festival at Scotland Street School Museum are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Scotland Street School Museum or The Mackintosh Festival

Scotland Street School Remembers

Scotland Street School Remembers

7th June 2018 - 30th September 2018
Scotland Street School Remembers revisits the history of Scotland Street Schoool and the surrounding community with a fascinating documentary by Scottish artist and filmmaker Margaret Moore!
Become an Architect for the Day

Become an Architect for the Day

23rd June 2018
Become an architect for a day with Scotland's Urban Past on Saturday 23rd June at Scotland Street School Museum!
Make a Mackintosh Whirligig

Make a Mackintosh Whirligig

24th June 2018
Scotland Street School Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, come along on June 24th and make your Mackintosh style playground toy to celebrate his birthday!
Secret Sunday Cinema Club

Secret Sunday Cinema Club

24th June 2018
Come along to Scotland Street School Museum for a family favourite movie each Sunday at 11.30am & 2pm!
150th Anniversary Talks

150th Anniversary Talks

11th July 2018
Join Scotland Street School Museum for a special season of talks in celebration of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's 150th Birthday.
Sketch & Destress

Sketch & Destress

21st July 2018
Looking for ways to feel calmer, happier? Join Scotland Street for one of their regular Sketch & Destress workshops!
Horrible Heedie Tours

Horrible Heedie Tours

29th July 2018
Join this interactive tour at Scotland Street School Museum and find out what school was like in the old days!
What I Myself Consider My Personal Ideal

What I Myself Consider My Personal Ideal

5th August 2018
Explore the story of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Scotland Street School on the 'What I Myself Consider My Personal Ideal' tour!
150th Anniversary Talks

150th Anniversary Talks

8th August 2018
Join Scotland Street School Museum for a special season of talks in celebration of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's 150th Birthday.
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26th August 2018
Join this interactive tour at Scotland Street School Museum and find out what school was like in the old days!

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