Always a Catch: A Museum Megagame20th May 2017
An exciting event for this year's Festival of Museums created by games designer Oz Mills
Calling all tabletop and megagamers!
The year is 1808. The industries of Scotland are about the enter their greatest boom and your coastal village needs to survive long into the future. Your task is to guide them from humble beginnings into the socioeconomic powerhouse they could become. Join our historical game of diplomacy, commerce and competition and immerse yourself in 19th Century industry. Will you be a fisherman competing for the catch, a harbourmaster managing the sudden influx of boats and workers, or even the Lord Provost, overseeing your town’s development? Come along and discover the ins and outs of the growth in the fishing industry of the time and who knows, you could ensure your town goes down in history!
Always a Catch: a Museum Megagame will take place at the Scottish Fisheries Museum on Saturday 20th May between 10am and 5pm
Ticket price: £20 includes refreshments
It is being held as part of Festival of Museums
This year, Scotland’s museums and galleries have their biggest calendar of events ever planned for the Festival of Museums weekend from Friday 19 – Sunday 21 May, with a massive 130 events to choose from all across the country! From little ones to big kids, there’s sure to be something for everyone in our packed programme.