City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Kids activities


Kids' Activities: "History of Video Games 2"

History of Video Games 2 front

History of Video Games is a pop-up gaming arcade where you can play old video games on the original machines, for an all-you-can-eat fee.

Kids' Activities: Surgeons' Hall Museum

Surgeon's Museum - dissection table and theatre

It takes a certain type of person who wants to spend a couple of hours viewing pickled human organs and archaic tools for hacking up body parts.

Festival of Social Enterprise

Two days of live bands, food stalls, kids workshops, and socialising in Princes Street Gardens.

Kids Activities: Camera Obscura and the World of Illusions Edinburgh

The Ames Room at Camera Obscura

Kids’ entertainment doesn’t come more vintage than the Victorian technology for furtively viewing far-off people and objects known as Camera Obscura

The Subway Helping Heart Family 5K Fun Run

Heart Research UK and Subway® are hosting their ever-popular 5K fun run at Holyrood Park in Edinburgh on Sunday 22nd July 2018.

Edinburgh Festival Carnival

Jazz festival tambourine

A free, family music and dance event with a flamboyant, festive flavour, the Edinburgh Festival Carnival takes place on the opening weekend of the Edinburgh Int

Edinburgh based theatre company Tortoise in a Nutshell makes welcome return to 2018 Fringe

This August, Edinburgh based visual theatre company Tortoise in a Nutshell returns to the Fringe with their 2015 Imaginate commissioned show The Lost Things.

Edinburgh Film Festival Releases Full Programme

Anna Paquin in The Parting Glass

The full programme for the 2018 Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has now been released with around 121 new features, including 21 world premieres, from 48 countr

Hidden Door Festival

Hidden Door, a not-for-profit arts organisation run entirely by volunteers, specialises in discovering disused spaces in Edinburgh and radically transforming them into temporary, but imaginative venue

Edinburgh International Festival 2018 Opening Event: Five Telegrams

Five Telegrams is the Opening Event of the 2018 Edinburgh International Festival.