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Scottish Pottery: Art & Innovation Exhibition

03 Feb '17 - 25 Jun '17
Price: Free
Over 250 years ago Scottish industry began producing a wide range of pottery, from everyday ware…
Scottish Pottery: Art & Innovation Exhibition

Maria Merian's Butterflies

17 Mar '17 - 23 Jul '17
Price: See website for details
In 1699, the German artist and entomologist Maria Sibylla Merian set sail with her youngest daughter…
Maria Merian's Butterflies

The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

31 Mar '17 - 03 Sep '17
Price: Free
Discover how one tomb, excavated in 1857, provides a unique insight into changing burial rituals…
The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

Fossil Tales

07 Apr '17 - 17 Sep '17
Price: Free
Fossil tales and stories are as diverse as the civilisations that created them, legends grew up…
Hildoceras sp, Jurassic

Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

22 Apr '17 - 09 Jul '17
Price: Free
Ambit is a new partnership between Street Level Photoworks and Stills, Scotland’s…
Ambit (Credit - Eden Hawkins)

Edinburgh's 101 Objects

04 May '17 - 30 Apr '18
Price: Mostly free. Entry fees at some attractions may apply. Check website for details.
Part of the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017, Edinburgh’s 101 Objects is a new…

Edinburgh Napier University: More Than A Degree Show 2017

19 May '17 - 28 May '17
Price: Free
Final year students from Edinburgh Napier's School of Arts and Creative Industries and School…

Edinburgh Alphabet: An A-Z of the City's Collections

19 May '17 - 08 Oct '17
Price: Free
For the first time, Museum and Galleries Edinburgh are bringing together a huge range of objects…
Edinburgh Alphabet: An A-Z of the City's Collections

Bruno Groening: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path

20 May '17 - 01 Jul '17
Price: Free, donations accepted
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.  …
Bruno Groening

Hidden Door Festival 2017

26 May '17 - 04 Jun '17
Price: See website for details
Hidden Door - the multi arts festival that takes places in abandoned spaces around Edinburgh -…
Hidden Door Festival 2017

London Concertante - Bach Brandenburg Concertos by Candlelight

26 May '17
Price: From £19 - £28
Programme Mozart - Divertimento in D Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 Handel - Concerto Grosso…
London Concertante - Bach Brandenburg Concertos by Candlelight

W3L Wrestling Showdown

26 May '17
Price: £13/£11
The stars of the World Wide Wrestling League return to The Brunton for W3L Wrestling Showdown.…
W3L Wrestling Showdown

DaDa & Birdhead

26 May '17
Price: £5 at the door
DaDa will be joining Birdhead for a one time gig in the mighty Wee Red Bar. Birdhead:"The…
DaDa & Birdhead

Edinburgh International Children's Festival

27 May '17 - 04 Jun '17
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh International Children's Festival is Scotland's international festival of…
Edinburgh International Children's Festival

Forth Rail Abseil

28 May '17
Price: See website for details
Calling all thrill seekers! This is an amazing opportunity to complete a 165ft freefall…
Forth Rail Abseil

Exhibition Talk: Norman McBeath in conversation with Ben Harman

30 May '17
Price: Free
Norman McBeath will talk us through his photographic series Light Box on display as part…
Norman McBeath in conversation with Ben Harman

The Diary of Anne Frank

31 May '17 - 03 Jun '17
Price: £12/£10
"When I write I shake off all my cares. But I want to achieve more than that. I want to be…
The Diary of Anne Frank

SocieTEA - Afternoon Tea with Sumayya Usmani

01 Jun '17
Price: £50
The second SocieTEA of 2017 will feature Pakistani-born food writer, broadcaster and…
SocieTEA - Afternoon Tea with Sumayya Usmani

Sharing Secrets Festival

10 Jun '17 - 17 Jun '17
Price: See website for details
Back for the second year, Sharing Secrets Festival showcases the creative communities of Dalry,…
Sharing Secrets Festival

The MoonWalk Scotland 2017

10 Jun '17 - 11 Jun '17
Price: From £15 - £48.50
Sign up now for The MoonWalk Scotland Jungle Safari at Holyrood Park, organised by…
The MoonWalk Scotland 2017

Snap Shots: Children's Art Week Open Day

11 Jun '17
Price: Free
Have you ever made a print in the darkroom? Fancy trying some studio photography? Want to…
Snap Shots: Children's Art Week Open Day

Edinburgh Quartet - Dance

14 Jun '17
Price: £15/£12/£5
A programme with dance at its heart, starting off with Haydn’s String Quartet Op 77 No 2…
Edinburgh Quartet

Edinburgh Whisky Festival

17 Jun '17
Price: From £30
This years’ Edinburgh Whisky Festival is heading back to the Assembly Rooms on George…
Edinburgh Whisky Festival

Brahms - A German Requiem

17 Jun '17
Price: £12/£10 (under 12s free)
Chorus Awards 2016 winners The Edinburgh Singers’ season finale is a performance of…
Brahms - A German Requiem

Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017

21 Jun '17 - 02 Jul '17
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) may have been running continually since 1947, but…
Edinburgh International Film Festival

Edinburgh International Magic Festival

30 Jun '17 - 08 Jul '17
Price: See website for details
Building upon the success of last year, MagicFest has announced their biggest festival to date for…
Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

14 Jul '17 - 23 Jul '17
Price: See website for details
Edinburgh Jazz Festival was set up in 1978 by banjo-player and guitarist, Mike Hart. Mike's…
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

British Heart Foundation Glasgow to Edinburgh Trek

22 Jul '17 - 23 Jul '17
Price: From £40 - £60
Walk from Glasgow to Edinburgh in 30hrs…easy right? See if you're up to the challenge -…
British Heart Foundation Glasgow to Edinburgh Trek

Edinburgh Art Festival

27 Jul '17 - 27 Aug '17
Price: See website for details
Founded in 2004, Edinburgh Art Festival is the UK’s largest annual festival of visual art.…
Edinburgh Art Festival

Shadows of War: Roger Fenton's Photographs of the Crimea, 1855

04 Aug '17 - 26 Nov '17
Price: £7/£6.40/£3/40
This is the first exhibition to focus exclusively on Roger Fenton's pioneering photographs of…
Shadows of War

Edinburgh International Festival

04 Aug '17 - 28 Aug '17
Price: See website for details
The 2017 International Festival welcomes audiences from around the world to Edinburgh for three…
Edinburgh International Festival

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

04 Aug '17 - 28 Aug '17
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every…
Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh International Book Festival

12 Aug '17 - 28 Aug '17
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh International Book Festival programme offers over 750 events featuring the greatest…
Edinburgh International Book Festival

Edinburgh Foraging

25 Aug '17 - 27 Aug '17
Price: Adult £40/ Under 16s £20/ Under 12s Free
This course is a simple foraging walk where we expect to be able to identify a selection of edible…
Edinburgh Foraging

An Evening With David Sedaris

09 Sep '17
Price: £33
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s…
David Sedaris (Credit: Ingrid Christie)

Pedal for Scotland

10 Sep '17
Price: See website for details
Pedal for Scotland, organised by Cycling Scotland, is Scotland’s biggest bike event. Back in…
Classic Challenge

Scottish International Storytelling Festival

20 Oct '17 - 31 Oct '17
Price: See website for details
Marking the 70th anniversary of Edinburgh as a Festival City, SISF goes global and demonstrates…
Scottish International Storytelling Festival

Edinburgh Festival of Wine

04 Nov '17
Price: £25
An all day festival of wine in the heart of the city that brings Scotland’s best wine…
Edinburgh Festival of Wine