Time Machine: A Fast-Track Through History

A fast-track through history

Engine Shed, Forthside Way, Stirling FK8 1QZ

Time Machine: A Fast-Track Through History

Join Scotland's Urban Past at the Engine Shed for an immersive day of discovering Scotland's industrial, military, and social past.

Step inside the Time Machine to experience history live. Meet people from the past, try hands on activities, and learn about Stirling’s wartime history.

The programme includes: 

  • Engine Shed history
  • Hands-on activities
  • A live-action Minecraft build
  • Uncovered historic footage 
  • Treasure Hunts
  • Architectural tours
  • Artefacts roadshow

 ...and much more!

 We will also be building a touch-screen map of your memories from around Stirling, where you'll be able to click on locations from around the city and hear, see, and experience stories from locals. 


Flying Scotsman leaves Waverley for Aberdeen, May 1960

The Engine Shed is a place for all to learn about Scotland’s built heritage and how to look after it. They offer a variety of activities for a range of audiences, including hands on activities, drop in craft sessions and demonstrations.

This event is entirely free and open to the public. 

If you have any questions about the day, get in touch at sup@hes.scot.