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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…

Scotland's Early Silver

13 Oct '17 - 25 Feb '18
Price: Free
Discover the story of Scotland’s early silver and discover how silver became the most…
Scotland's Early Silver

Canongate Stars & Stories: Illuminated Trail

09 Nov '17 - 31 Mar '18
Price: Free
The Canongate has a fascinating history of writing, publishing and performance, and as a way of…
Canongate Stars & Stories

Down to Earth

10 Nov '17 - 01 Apr '18
Price: Free
Celebrating the centenary of the Strathmore Meteorite, Down to Earth reunites the four fragments…
Down to Earth

Giant Lanterns of China

01 Dec '17 - 25 Feb '18
Price: See website for details
The Giant Lanterns of China are illuminating Edinburgh Zoo this winter. Visit the most famous…
Giant Lanterns of China

Modernist Jewellery

01 Dec '17 - 29 Apr '18
Price: Free
Discover a generation of designers and makers who embraced innovative and diverse influences, from…
Modernist Jewellery

Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India 1875-6

15 Dec '17 - 15 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
In October 1875, the Prince of Wales set off on a four-month tour of the Indian Subcontinent,…
Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince's Tour of India 1875-6

Queens for a Day

15 Dec '17 - 11 Mar '18
Price: Free
Over the course of this year, Citizen Curator has been investigating the history of gala days,…
Queens for a Day

Bruno Groening: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path

13 Jan '18 - 30 Jun '18
Price: Free, donations accepted
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the…
Bruno Groening

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

19 Jan '18 - 29 Apr '18
Price: £8/£6
Taking over our largest exhibition gallery for the first time, this immersive and atmospheric…
'The insiders' by Qing Lin, China

Burns Unbound

21 Jan '18
Price: Free
Celebrate Scotland’s bard with a packed programme of Burns-themed activities for all ages.…
Burns Unbound

Oor Rabbie by Andy Cannon and Wendy Weatherby

25 Jan '18
Price: £8 / £6 concession / £24 Family
Featuring Burns' most popular works - including Tam O'Shanter, Tae a Mouse, Tae a Louse,…
Oor Rabbie by Andy Cannon and Wendy Weatherby

NEHH presents... Rachel Sermanni & Jamie Sutherland

26 Jan '18
Price: £14
A live music event especially curated to fit with the themes of the Burns Unbroke festival.…
NEHH presents... Rachel Sermanni. Credit Donile Sermokas

Burns Night with The Real Mary King's Close

26 Jan '18
Price: See website for details
On the 26th of January 2018 The Real Mary King’s Close, in partnership with Wedgwood the…
Burns Night with The Real Mary King's Close

50 years since Plate Tectonics: why do people still die in earthquakes?

26 Jan '18
Price: £5
In the 50 years since the discovery of Plate Tectonics there have been huge advances in…
50 years since Plate Tectonics: why do people still die in earthquakes?

Flint & Pitch: A Flyting

27 Jan '18
Price: £8 / £6 concession
Five poets respond critically, wittily, whimsically and bitingly to a Burns poem of their…
Flint & Pitch: A Flyting

Neu! Reekie! - Burns Eruption

27 Jan '18
Price: £25/£20
"Scotland's favourite avante-garde noise makers" (The Skinny) present a Burns Night…
Neu! Reekie! - Burns Eruption

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

28 Jan '18
Price: £10 / £8 concession
Premiered to critical acclaim on the 2010 Fringe, Robert Burns: Rough Cut is based on Donald…
Robert Burns: Rough Cut

NEHH presents... Liima

01 Feb '18
Price: £14
Liima was born as much of breaking old habits as building new habits, and their second album,…
NEHH presents... Liima.  Credit Rasmus Weng Karlsen

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival - The Long Road To Adventure

03 Feb '18 - 04 Feb '18
Price: £8 - £14
The 15th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival will run 3-4 February 2018.This year’s guest…
Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival

Arcoiris Mardi Gras Special! New York Brass Band

10 Feb '18 - 11 Feb '18
Price: £6 - £10
It's Carnival weekend! So dance yourself into a frenzy with bouncy New Orleans style brass,…
Arcoiris Mardi Gras Special! New York Brass Band

NEHH presents...Meursault 10th Anniversary Show

17 Feb '18
Price: £14
Meursault celebrate the 10th anniversary of their first record, 'Pissing on Bonfires/Kissing…
NEHH presents... Meursault 10th Anniversary Show

A Man's A Man For A' Whit? (Work in Progress)

03 Mar '18
Price: £5
As part of the Burns Unbroke festival, the “fiercely curious” (The Herald) young…
A Man's A Man For A' Whit? (Work in Progress)

NEHH presents... Out Lines

17 Mar '18
Price: £14
Three of the country's most intriguing, exciting artists - Twilight Sad's James Graham,…
NEHH presents... Out Lines

Ellen Kent's La Traviata

29 Mar '18
Price: From £19.40
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international…
Ellen Kent's La Traviata

Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly

30 Mar '18 - 31 Mar '18
Price: From £19.40
Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international…
Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly

Edinburgh International Harp Festival 2018

30 Mar '18 - 04 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
Held on the beautiful grounds of Merchiston Castle School, EIHF annually welcomes a healthy mix of…
Edinburgh International Harp Festival 2018

Edinburgh Chess Congress 2018

06 Apr '18 - 08 Apr '18
Price: See website for details
The Edinburgh Congress is the largest weekend annual chess event held in Scotland. The top event…
Chess Edinburgh

Youth Talent Showcase

14 Apr '18
Price: From £3.50
Forget the X-Factor We Bring you the Youth Factor! On Saturday 14th of April 2018 The Youth Radio…
Youth Talent Showcase

NEHH presents... Hollie McNish

20 Apr '18
Price: £12
Hollie McNish will be joining us to perform poems, read from and chat honestly and openly from her…
NEHH presents... Hollie McNish

Scottish Vegan Festival

21 Apr '18
Price: £3 standard entry / £15 VIP ticket
Approximately 100 stalls mainly featuring food though there will be charity, beauty, clothing…

NEHH presents... Shonen Knife

01 May '18
Price: £15
Shonen Knife are a ground-breaking all-female Japanese, pop-punk rock trio formed in Osaka in…
NEHH presents... Shonen Knife - credit Stephen Booth

Canaletto & the Art of Venice

11 May '18 - 04 Nov '18
Price: See website for details
The exhibition takes the visitor on a journey from the quayside houses and workshops on the Grand…
Canaletto & the Art of Venice