Autism-Friendly Game Masters at the National Museum of Scotland

With funding from the Scottish Government’s Autism Award, the National Museum of Scotland held an after hours Game Masters event for around 50 young people with autism and their family and supporters. 

The Museum made this short film, which sums up the impact the after-hours event had on everyone who took part:

 

 

 

The funding enabled National Museums Scotland to deliver autism awareness training to Learning and Programmes staff. 

This is just part of a growing provision of opportunities for people who need a little extra support to enjoy Scotland's museums.