All over 18s welcome! Join us for another brilliant ceilidh with the wonderful Canned Haggis Ceilidh Band, who will walk you through the dances first. Kilts and tartan always encouraged, but wear what... read more
Ideal Christmas Gift.For three days the grounds of the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh undergo a transformation in an explosion of scent and colour. This is Gardening Scotland – the national garden... read more
Accessible Therapies at low cost every Thursday
Therapies cost £8 to £20 (within your means).
Therapies are one hour 9 am to 9 pm. Last therapy is at 7.45 pm.
Booking is essential, appointments may... read more
New to the National Collection gives visitors an insight into National Museums’ extensive and varied collections, showcasing material being collected now for future generations and previewing objects... read more
18th Nov 2014
until 18th Nov 2015
12.30 15.00 18.00
Being Human is the UK’s first national festival of the humanities. Between 15 and 23 November 2014, the festival will engage people across the UK with innovative research.
At the National Museum of... read more
Dr Gill Haddow will ask the question – ‘If you had to make the choice, would you choose to have something human, animal or mechanically-made placed inside you?' and 'Does having parts of your body rep... read more
Winner of 100 international awards, Wicked has been casting its magical spell over audiences across the world for a decade and continues to break records at London’s Apollo Victoria Theatre, where it ... read more
Join six craft makers in celebration of Scottish craft as they showcase the design, processes and techniques behind their work. Makers from a variety of disciplines will give a rare behind the scenes ... read more
Join us for the Annual Open Meeting to find out more about our collections, the work that we do, and to hear about our plans for the future across all our museums. The event will be hosted by Bruce Mi... read more
This Christmas, we are delighted to present Roald Dahl’s classic story The BFG – created by the team which brought you last year’s magical festive show A Christmas Carol. The Big Friendly Giant captur... read more
29th Nov 2014
until 18th Jan 2015
Evenings 7pm | Matinee Sat 2.15pm
Join us for a magical carpet ride as panto legends Allan Stewart, Andy Gray and Grant Stott return to the King's for another unmissable pantomime adventure!
With sensational special effects, this y... read more
The Edinburgh Ethical Christmas Fair is an exciting and unique nine day event for residents, visitors and tourists alike.
With thousands of visitors in the city for Christmas shopping, locals soaki... read more
Three talented young illustrators exhibit the stunning artwork created for ‘Picture Kelpies: Traditional Scottish Tales’, a beautiful new series of children’s picture books based on classic Scottish f... read more
by Matthew Land, Philip Longson and Ruchi Mhasane
Three talented young illustrators exhibit the stunning artwork created for ‘Picture Kelpies: Traditional Scottish Tales’, a beautiful new series of c... read more
Lovingly recreated for audiences, Scottish Ballet proudly presents Peter Darrell's The Nutcracker. Crafted for Scotland by the company's founding Artistic Director, a famous story-teller and an incred... read more
A wonderful celebration of the season in song, story and poetry, featuring Edinburgh's folk choir, Sangstream, led by Mairi Campbell, with musicians and storytellers dipping in to the seasonal theme. ... read more
It’s 1914 and Archie’s world is about to change, finding himself in the trenches of France waiting for the first shots to be fired. Little does he know, a new friend sits only a few hundred metres awa... read more
If you want food as fresh as it can be, visit the award-winning Edinburgh Farmers' Market. The market takes place at Castle Terrace under the imposing backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Over 55 specialist ... read more
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host ourweekly market. Each week there’s an abundance of locally grown, fresh produce including fruit, vegetables, art... read more
Affordable and honest food, this little market has everything you’d expect, from organic bread, fresh fruit and vegetables, award-winning meat and local fish to a range of hot food and sweet things al... read more
This year Jubilo returns with its popular annual Christmas Concert of carols and Christmas music. The programme will consist of traditional and modern seasonal music with an opportunity for audience ... read more
Magical Christmas at South Queensferry
Hand Up Media are running a beautiful market "Queensferry Christmas Market" this weekend over Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 December and have extended the area which ... read more
Come and make some unique felt Christmas decorations.
Learn how to personalise them with lots of different craft materials, simple stitches or even natural items foraged from the grounds at Lauristo... read more
Come join Step It Up Dance for a creative Christmas storytelling workshop. You and your dancing tot will take the lead as the main character of our story, heading off on an adventure with Rudolph the ... read more
A market that brings all the variety, passion, and creativity of small local businesses under one roof at Edinburgh Waverley Station.
Make Platform 2 your Friday destination for ethically-sourced g... read more
Rummage for treasures at the monthly Out of the Blue Flea Market. Over 45 stalls full to bursting with clothes, jewellery, small furniture, music, books, bric-a-brac and so much more. Treat yourself t... read more