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Classical, Music
For the evening of the Feast of St Valentine, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra gave us a remarkably romantic and…
Theatre
Told through myriad art forms, namely marionettes, fable, live micro cinema and immersive, mobile physical theatre,…
Film
Thankfully more creative than its title, Mr Jones finds Polish director Agnieszka Holland returning with genuine…

Edinburgh Events

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Careers Hive is a free careers education event from Edinburgh Science Learning aimed at S1-S3 pupils which takes place at the National…
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Edinburgh Castle turns green before going black, and landmarks across the city participate in Earth Hour ranging from Murrayfield Stadium…
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Founded in 1988, the Edinburgh Science Festival brings together a programme of around 270 educational and interactive activities for the…

Venue in the spotlight

Edinburgh Writers Museum external Edinburgh Writers' Museum Tucked away in Lady Stairs Close, up a narrow staircase entered half-way up the Mound, in Edinburgh Old Town, you will find the Edinburgh Writers' Museum.

Edinburgh Areas

Stockbridge has something of a village atmosphere about it, although it is only a ten to fifteen minute walk from Edinburgh city centre. Stockbridge is to the…
Holyrood is synonymous in Edinburgh with three things - Holyrood Park, the windswept, gorse-tangled hillside that is visible from around the city, the Scottish…
The Old Town has preserved its medieval plan and many Reformation-era buildings. One end is closed by the castle and the main artery The High Street (or the…
Bruntsfield is a central area of Edinburgh, with Morningside to the South, and Tollcross to the North. It has plentiful amounts of bars of restaurants, is…
Inverleith is an affluent residential area about a mile and a half from Edinburgh City Centre. North of Inverleith is Trinity and Pilton; to the South is…
Situated to the East of Leith and 3 miles from Edinburgh City Centre, Portobello still retains the feel of a resort town albeit more Blackpool than Club Med. A…
Roseburn is the area situated West of Haymarket and East of Murrayfield and Murrayfield stadium. The main railway line provides a boundary to its South.…
Hidden away at the foot of a steep cobbled hill, with the Water of Leith lapping beside it, and surrounded by verdant greenery, it's easy to forget that Dean…
The Broughton area is to the North East of Edinburgh City Centre, West of Leith Walk and South of Pilrig. Its central location and the fact that it is on the…