City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland


Over 50 Events at Leith Festival, June 8-16

There is no gale that can beat Lìte’s enthusiasm. Leith Festival presents a spectacular nine-day period in the month of June.

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

Video: Artistic Director Jonathan Mills introduces 2013 EIF Programme

Treats lie in store for EIF-goers this year from Shakespeare's Coriolanus backed by Chinese heavy metal bands to a production of Hamlet that interacts with Richard Burton's 1964 Broadway version; f

Edith Tudor-Hart: In the Shadow of Tyranny


The life and work of one of the most extraordinary photographers in Britain during the 1930s and 1940s is the subject of a major free, new exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery (2 Ma

Rare Japanese Handscroll Discovered In Edinburgh Collection

Japanese handscroll

A rare Japanese handscroll painting, dating back to the early 1700s, has been discovered in the special collections of Edinburgh’s Central Library

Elizabeth Blackadder, Queen's Painter in Scotland, To Receive Edinburgh Award 2012

Dame Elizabeth Blackadder with Alex Salmond

Elizabeth Blackadder, who is the Queen’s Painter in Scotland, is to receive this year's Edinburgh Award, joining previous winners Ian Rankin, JK Rowling, Sir Chris Hoy, George Kerr and Profes

Dr. Livingstone, I Presume?

Dr Livingstone, I Presume? is an exhibition at the National Musum of Scotland, Chambers Street, running Friday 23 November 2012 to Sunday 7 April 2013.


Vikings! is an exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland running from Friday 18th January to Sunday 12th May 2013.

Animotion - Evelyn Glennie at the National Museum of Scotland

The AniMotion Show: Evelyn Glennie and Maria Rud Following her unforgettable performance at the Olympic Games opening ceremony, world-renowned percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie is coming to the Nat