City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Architecture


Free Psychedelic Historic Art Exhibition

Explore Edinburgh’s extraordinary history through a series of contemporary artworks that feature rare historic photos from the collections of Edinburgh Libraries.

LEGO® Brick City -The Backstage Tour, Riddles Court, preview

LEGO Brick City Backstage tour photo credit Thomas Compton 2.jpg

This Fringe, Riddle’s Court, the oldest tenement in Edinburgh, will play host to an exciting event involving (gey near) every child’s favourite toy – LEGO.

"Butterfly" Pavilion Wins £25m Princes Street Garden Design Competition

wHY - Ross Theatre Design Competition winner

US-based design practice wHY have won the £25m Ross Pavilion International Design Competition to replace the Ross Theatre and reconfigure the surrounding area in

King James Meets Shakespeare in Historic John Knox House

Robin Thomson

An intimate audience with Shakespeare’s patron, King James.

Doors Open Day

Corstorphine Hill Tower (angled)

Around 120 buildings, many off-bounds to the general public during the rest of the year, throw open their doors, and gates for the annual Doors Open Day.

Art residency event: Tim Vincent-Smith - Sound Shape

Strange Attractor is the culminating event of Tim Vincent-Smith's gallery residency, Sound Shape.

He will be joined by his acoustic improvisation trio Sink and special guests.

Council Approves Plans To Build In Edinburgh Old Town Gap Site

Following an 18-month consultation period, revived plans to develop a gap site in the Edinburgh Old Town were approved by the City of Edinburgh Council’s Development Ma

Old College Quad

Old College Quad

A quiet oasis located in the heart of the city. The Old College Quad on South Bridge, rarely visited but worth it for the architecture and virtual solitude.

Britain From the Air Coming to Edinburgh

Britain from the Air: Arthur's Seat

Edinburgh has been confirmed as the latest host venue for Britain from the Air, an outdoor exhibition of more than 100 aerial photographs, such as the one above of Hol

25th Edinburgh International Science Festival Looks Into The Future

Ugly Animal Preservation Society

The Edinburgh International Science Festival marks 25 years, from 23rd March, with two weeks of events that look forward to the next 25 y