City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Visiting Edinburgh


WW1 Seminar: Scottish Women’s hospitals: the nurses of Royaumont

Alison O’Donnell will explore the history of the Scottish Women’s Hospitals, in this free history of nursing talk.

Disabled Access Day - Edinburgh

A host of venues are taking part in inaugural Disabled Access Day in Edinburgh.

The MoonWalk Scotland 2015

This is one party you won’t want to miss!

Royal Highland Show

Royal Highland Show - Sheep and Goats

Around 175,000 visitors attend the four-day annual trade show for those involved in the farming, food, and countryside sectors. Huge numbers of different classes of pigs, cows, horses, and other livestock are on parade as well as farm machinery and locally grown produce. There's also a broad range of events for the lay person, with culinary demos in the Food Hall being one of the big draws.

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival

The Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival is an independent film festival screening some of the latest films for outdoor enthusiasts, whether they are climbers, skiers or snowboarders, kayakers, BASE jumpers or explorers.

Manipulate Visual Theatre Festival

Festival of new theatre works, workshops, discussions, film, and other events exploring the intersection of puppetry, physical theatre and animation at the Traverse Theatre.

Traverse Theatre announces Spring Season 2015

All Or Nothing - part of manipulate Festival

The Traverse Theatre today revealed an eclectic mix for their Spring Season’s programme running from January to June.

Annual Exhibition of Turner Paintings Runs Til End of the Month

J M W Turner Venice from the Laguna, 1840

As has been the custom for more than a century, January marks the annual, free Turner exhibition of 38 watercolours at the Scottish National Gallery in Edi

Art Exhibition Opening: Alan McGowan - Somewhere in this Song

Opening Night of "Somewhere in this Song", an exhibition by Alan McGowan (running Saturday 17 January - Sunday 8 February, 10am-6pm).

Exhibition (Private View): Anna Glantz and Tam Hare - Human Blues

Private View of Human Blues exhibition (running Saturday 24 January - Sunday 1 February) at the gallery.