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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 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

The Flow Country Exhibition Tour

15 Jun '17 - 25 Sep '17
Price: No booking required
A major exhibition opens this week (June 15) at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh focussing on…
Flow Country (credit Neil Cowie RSPB)

The Galloway Hoard

16 Jun '17 - 01 Oct '17
Price: Free
The Galloway Hoard is an unparalleled find of Viking-age gold, silver and jewelled treasures. With…
The Galloway Hoard

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

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

23 Jun '17 - 12 Nov '17
Price: £10/£8/£7
The history of the exiled Stuart dynasty and their supporters, known as Jacobites, has held an…
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Anna Glantz & Tam Hare: I Want to be Bored

30 Jun '17 - 05 Jul '17
Price: Free
I Want to be Bored is an exhibition about the importance of boredom and its implications as a…
Anna Glantz & Tam Hare: I Want to be Bored

REBUSFEST

30 Jun '17 - 02 Jul '17
Price: See website for details
Hosted by IAN RANKIN and the Orion Publishing Group REBUSFEST is a weekend of literature, art,…
REBUSFEST

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

Life & Style Edinburgh

01 Jul '17 - 02 Jul '17
Price: £15 (+ booking fee)
Life & Style Edinburgh - Edinburgh's first lifestyle event - will transform the iconic Royal…
Life & Style Edinburgh

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency FAQ - Q&A panel

05 Jul '17
Price: Free
We are delighted to be hosted by Edinburgh Napier University in the 16th-century birthplace and…

Ross Brown: Terra Incognita

06 Jul '17 - 17 Jul '17
Price: Free
“Terra Incognita” will be Ross Brown’s first solo exhibition in Arusha Gallery. …
Campfire Painting - Ross Brown

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

NYOS Junior Orchestra - Summer Concert

15 Jul '17
Price: £14/£8/£2.50
Conductor Holly Mathieson once again takes charge of NYOS Junior Orchestra for its concert this…
NYOS Junior Orchestra - Summer Concert

NYOS Jazz Orchestra - Summer Tour

18 Jul '17
Price: £12.50
NYOS Jazz Orchestra present a programme that takes them on a 'Road Trip Across America'.…
NYOS Jazz Orchestra - Summer Tour

Roberto Tardito: Llibre Vermell de Montserrat - the old pilgrims' music

18 Jul '17
Price: Free, otpional donation
Roberto Tardito is an Italian musician. The Llibre Vermell de Montserrat is a collection of…
Roberto Tardito: Llibre Vermell de Montserrat

Age of Oil

21 Jul '17 - 05 Nov '17
Price: Free
Exploring the people and places of Scotland’s offshore energy industry, this contemporary…
Age of Oil: Aberdeen Harbour - Sue Jane Taylor

Chamber Philharmonia Cologne

21 Jul '17
Price: £16/£14
Chamber Philharmonia Cologne will perform a diverse program ranging from Antonio Vivaldi and his…
Chamber Philharmonia Cologne

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

Rab Noakes

01 Aug '17
Price: £10
With Support from Tom Clelland.Rab Noakes is a force to be reckoned with in the world of music in…
Rab Noakes (Credit Carol Ann Peacock)

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

BrickCity - The Backstage Tour

04 Aug '17 - 25 Aug '17
Price: £6
A new LEGO® exhibition and design workshop tour is set to draw thousands of LEGO® fans…
BrickCity - The Backstage Tour

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 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

Just Festival

04 Aug '17 - 27 Aug '17
Price: Up to £12
The 2017 Just Festival will be going  #AgainsttheCurrent hosting performing arts, talks and…
Just Festival

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

The Selvedge Fair

19 Aug '17
Price: £5
On Saturday 19 August, the team behind internationally renowned textile magazine Selvedge will…
The Selvedge Fair

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

Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend

06 Oct '17 - 08 Oct '17
Price: £5
Cocktail lovers can look forward to a weekend of sipping, sampling and socialising across the…
Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend

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