City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Edinburgh University


Find Edinburgh venues by type (e.g. Cinemas).

Photo Edinburgh Venue Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
Bedlam Theatre
Bedlam Theatre Scotland's oldest student run theatre is a 90-seat auditorium in a converted church near Greyfriar's Bobby and the National Museum of Scotland. Edinburgh University 49
Gilded Balloon Teviot at Night
Teviot House / Gilded Balloon Large Edinburgh University Union building, aka Teviot Row House, but locally just referred to as "Teviot", with rambling stairs and bars/performance spaces burrowed away on different floors. Edinburgh University 14
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Edinburgh College of Art Edinburgh College of Art has a reputation as one of the leading art colleges in the UK. Edinburgh University
Old College quad lawn
Old College Quad The Quad is encircled by the historic buildings of Old College and provides a large playing area surrounded by a raised balcony offering excellent sight lines for large scale outdoor performan Edinburgh University
McEwan Hall
McEwan Hall Grand, old, circular building in Bristo Square with opulent interior and huge stone pillars. Edinburgh University
St. Cecilia's Hall A museum and ancient, purpose-built concert hall that has become a destination for anyone fascinated by 18th century music and historical instruments in Scotland. Edinburgh University 77
The Quad
Talbot Rice Gallery The Talbot Rice is a University of Edinburgh owned gallery. Edinburgh University
Adam House Large Edinburgh University building at the corner of South Bridge and Chamber street in mock Georgian style. Edinburgh University
Modern art
Inspace Gallery Inspace is a public engagement lab on the ground floor of Edinburgh University's Informatics Forum. Edinburgh University
George Square
Hugh Robson Building Edinburgh University building at George Square named after the former Principal of Edinburgh University (1974 -1979). The building has a 65-seater teaching room. Edinburgh University
Playfair Library A William Playfair architectural masterpiece on the southern side of Edinburgh University's Old College. The Library Hall has a barrel-vaulted ceiling and runs to more than 190 feet in length. Edinburgh University 311
Chaplaincy Centre Around 2,500 people pass through the chaplaincy centre each week. Used by the university during the hours of 9.30am to 5pm, and from 6pm to 9pm for events held by community and student groups. Edinburgh University
Royal Observatory The main astronomy observatory, in the South of Edinburgh, distinguished by its distinctive copper domes atop Blackford Hill. Edinburgh University
Outside the Informatics building
School of Informatics Edinburgh University's School of Informatics ("the study of how natural and artificial systems store, process and communicate information") is housed in an award-winning, suitably moderni Edinburgh University
Edinburgh University Library Edinburgh University Library is on the south side of George Square. The iconic modernist building, designed by Sir Basil Spence, and completed in 1965, was extensively redeveloped. Edinburgh University 126
University of Edinburgh Medical School Anatomy Department The University of Edinburgh medical school Anatomy Department - venue for site specific play What Remains at the Edinburgh Fringe - is accessed through the gated archway on Teviot Place. Edinburgh University
British Geological Survey Murchison House is the award winning headquarters of the British Geological Survey situated on the King's Campus of Edinburgh University. Edinburgh University
South Hall Edinburgh University owned function hall at the modern Pollock Hall complex large enough to host 350 guests theatre-style or a dancefloor for 300, or 100 in a classroom setting. Edinburgh University
University of Edinburgh Visitor Centre The centre features a range of official merchandise, exhibition space, and information centre. From June to August, it is one of the Fringe's main ticket collection points. Edinburgh University
50 George Square Conference space run by the University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh University