City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Architecture


New Edinburgh Festival Celebrates Robert Burns "And Beyond"

Luke Jerram's Moon (photo by Rob Brewer)

Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning (Friday, 7th December) for a new six-day Edinburgh festival celebrating Scotland’s national bard Robert Burns.

King’s Theatre Redevelopment Campaign Announces Architect and Future Designs

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Capital Theatres, the charitable trust which runs the Festival and King’s Theatres and The Studio, has officially launched the King’s Theatre Edinburgh Redevelopment Campaign.

Council to Roll Out LED Street Lights Across Edinburgh

Energy efficient LED street lights will be rolled out across Edinburgh from later this month.

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.

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

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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.

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