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City Art Centre

2 Market Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1DE

During the Science Festival the City Art Centre is transformed into a spectacular science playground offering family entertainment over five floors. A day pass to City Art Centre allows entry to the ...


Pleasance

60 Pleasance
Edinburgh
EH8 9TJ

Pleasance is one of Edinburgh's best-loved Festival venues and this year Edinburgh Science Festival can be found serving science, innovation and creativity within several of its spaces.Our ...


National Museum of Scotland

Chambers Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1JF

From the age of dinosaurs to the technology of the future, the galleries in the National Museum of Scotland contain treasures from around the world, all under one roof.This April we’re ...


Summerhall

Summerhall Place
Edinburgh
EH9 1PL

The former Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies in Edinburgh is now a creative hub for the arts with a host of studio and workshop spaces. Summerhall is open to the public all year round and ...


Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

20a Inverleith Row
Edinburgh
EH3 5LR

The Botanics is a world-renowned centre for plant science and education, aiming to explore and explain the world of plants for a better future. This April, feed your hunger for knowledge in ...


Around Edinburgh

Various locations
Edinburgh

Alongside our core venues, you’ll find a vast and varied selection of events during the Festival at venues around the cit y and beyond – the perfect solution for an inspiring scientific ...


Dynamic Earth

112-116 Holyrood Rd
Edinburgh
EH8 8AS

Dynamic Earth is a five star visitor experience which invites you to take a journey through time to witness the story of planet Earth. It features a series of interactive exhibits, state of the ...


The Scottish Parliament

Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

The Scottish Parliament building is located in the Holyrood area of central Edinburgh at the foot of the Royal Mile, on Horse Wynd, opposite the Palace of Holyroodhouse. It was designed by spanish ...


National Museum of Flight

East Fortune Airfield
East Lothian
EH39 5LF

The National Museum of Flight invites visitors to head off on a journey of discovery at this former airfield, exploring the history of aviation from the First World War to the present day....


Surgeons' Hall Museums

Nicolson Street
Edinburgh
EH8 9DW

The Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh houses one of the largest and most historic collections of surgical pathology material in the United Kingdom. Developed as a teaching museum ...


Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation

High School Yards
Edinburgh
EH1 1LZ

The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation is the UK's leading hub for emerging low carbon technological, social and business innovation. Over 1,000 visitors come to this award-winning, low carbon...


Playfair Library

Old College
Edinburgh
EH8 9YL

Situated along the southern side of Old College, the Playfair Library has a barrel-vaulted ceiling and runs to more than 190 feet. It was used as a working library from the 1820s until the 1960s,...


Castle Street

Edinburgh
EH2 3AH

Located just off Princes Street and looking up to Edinburgh Castle, Castle Street is located in the heart of the city centre.Access information:This outdoor public space is fully ...


Jupiter Artland

Bonnington House Steadings
Edinburgh
EH27 8BB

Open from May to September each year, Jupiter Artland is a garden of discovery - an earthwork here, a copse of cradled rocks there, the entrance to a fathomless burrow right before your feet. Visitors...


Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

9 Queen Street
Edinburgh
EH2 1JQ

The Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh is a unique historic venue in Edinburgh's New Town. Evoking the heyday of its elegant surroundings the stylish Victorian and Georgian rooms ...


National Museums Collection Centre

242 West Granton Road
Edinburgh
EH5 1JA

The National Museums Collection Centre at Granton, Edinburgh, provides a home for many of the objects and specimens that are not currently on display. The collections are so extensive, only a small ...


Holyrood Park

Queen's Dr
Edinburgh
EH8 8HG

Surrounded by hills, lochs, glens, ridges, basalt cliffs, and patches of gorse, Holyrood Park provides a remarkable venue for outdoor events. ...


Oriam

Heriot Watt University
Currie
EH14 4AS

The concept of Oriam, Scotland's Sports Performance Centre, was developed as a result of findings reported in the McLeish report into Scottish Football. The aim of Oriam is to provide our top ...


Scottish Storytelling Centre

High Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1SR

The Scottish Storytelling Centre is a vibrant arts venue with a seasonal programme of live storytelling, theatre, music, exhibitions, workshops, family events, and festivals. This hold a vibrant arts ...


ASCUS

Summerhall
Edinburgh
EH9 1PL

ASCUS Art & Science is a non-profit organisation committed to bridging the gap between the arts and sciences. We work with partners and practitioners to create innovative trans-disciplinary ...


The Patrick Geddes Centre

Riddle’s Court
Edinburgh
EH1 2PG

The Patrick Geddes Centre is a new and exciting centre for learning. A place steeped in history, culture and architectural wonder; providing community, conference and event space. Inspired by ...


Nelson Monument

32 Calton Hill
Edinburgh
EH7 5AA

The upturned telescope was designed by the architect Robert Burn and was built between 1807 and 1815. In 1852, a large time ball was introduced, which is lowered as the one o'clock gun is ...


Playfair Library

Old College
Edinburgh
EH8 9YL

A William Playfair architectural masterpiece on the southern side of Edinburgh University's Old College. The Library Hall has a barrel-vaulted ceiling and runs to more than 190 feet in length. The...


Museum on the Mound

The Mound
Edinburgh
EH1 1YZ

The Museum on the Mound is a museum that focuses on money, coinage and economics. It is located in the Bank of Scotland Head Office building on The Mound....


Calton Hill

Edinburgh
EH7 5AA

Calton Hill is one of the main hills of Edinburgh, set at the East end of Princes Street. It is home to the Collective Art Gallery and is where you will find the Nelson Monument.During the Science...


Frankenstein

26 George IV Bridge
Edinburgh
EH1 1EN

Gothic venue with 3 bars over 3 levels, a buzzing vibe, an eclectic menu and a monster show....


Royal Society of Edinburgh

22-26 George Street
Edinburgh
EH2 2PQ

The Royal Society of Edinburgh is Scotland's national academy of science and letters. It is a registered charity, operating on a wholly independent and non-party-political ...


The Signet Library

Parliament Square
Edinburgh
EH1 1RF

The Signet Library, situated in the very heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, is the epitome of prestigious, Georgian elegance and is home of The Society of Writers to Her Majesty’s Signet ...


Collective

City Observatory
Edinburgh
EH7 5AA

Collective brings people together to look at, think about and produce contemporary art in a new kind of city observatory....


Urbane Art Gallery

25 - 27 Jeffrey Street
Edinburgh
EH11DH

Urbane is a contemporary art gallery, which presents a diverse collection of artworks by both internationally recognised artists and emerging new talent. The gallery manages an ambitious programme of ...


St Giles Cathedral

High Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1RE

St Giles' Cathedral is the historic City Church of Edinburgh. With its famed crown spire it stands on the Royal Mile between Edinburgh Castle and the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Also known as the ...


Holyrood Park Education Centre

Holyrood Park
Edinburgh
EH8 8HG

The Centre has educational facilities and is home of the Historic Scotland Ranger service. Since 1999, the Rangers have led members of the public on informative tours of the natural and ...


Torness Power Station

Dunbar
EH42 1QS

Explore Electricity at Torness power station’s visitor centre - a 5 star rating from Visit Scotland. The interactive exhibition explains how electricity is generated in ...


Pleasance Sports Complex

46 Pleasance
Edinburgh
EH8 9TJ

Pleasance Sports Complex is the meeting location for Deep Time Walk. Getting there:You can catch the following Lothian Buses to Pleasance Sports Complex: 3/3A, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31,...

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