City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Heritage


The Nose Knows: Syphilitic Noses in British Art

Speaker: Dr Noelle Gallagher, Senior Lecturer in 18th Century British Literature, University of Manchester

Coping with Plague: Public Health and Epidemics

Speaker: Professor John Henderson, Professor of Italian Renaissance History, University of London

National Galleries of Scotland Exhibitions 2019

Bridget Riley's Blaze (1962)

With the Edinburgh Art Festival firming up its Summer programme of shows it's a good time to survey the highlights of forthcoming National Galleries of Scotl

Documents Show Mary Queen of Scots Getting Down to Business

Signature of Mary Queen of Scots

Documents believed to have been signed by Mary Queen of Scots have recently come to light at the Museum of Edinburgh.

Exhibition Looks at Parenting Over the Decades

Baby in a bucket

A new exhibition at Edinburgh’s Museum of Childhood looks at the challenges of parenthood over the years.

Scotland's Storytellers Celebrate St Andrew with a Fisherman’s Feast

Fisherman's Feast_Credit Ludovic Farine

Inspired by St Andrew himself, ‘Fisherman’s Feast’ has received support through Scotland’s Winter Festivals to bring the Galilean fisherman’s story of strength and sociability to life at the Scottish

Redesign for Edinburgh's George Street Goes On Show

George Street re-design

A new design for Edinburgh’s George Street is on show from today at Edinburgh’s City Art Centre.

Historic Scotland to Offer Thousands of Free Tickets to Heritage Sites

Knight at the castle

Thousands of free tickets to historic visitor attractions from the Border Abbeys to Skara Brae and Maeshowe in Orkney are being given away to celebrate St Andrew's Day

Outlaw King Film Review

Chris Pine in Outlaw King

I rarely review films anymore having swapped writing for making my own very modest efforts in the medium and working on other productions.

Edinburgh Armistice 100 Procession and Service of Commemoration

Exactly one hundred years will have passed today since the end of the First World War, a conflict that devastated a generation.