Edinburgh lectures & talks

The Edinburgh Science Festival returns in a month with aroun
With a theme of witches and the backdrop of The Audacious Women's Festival, this production was bound for a
The Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival is an independent film festival screening some of the latest films for…
In Scotland’s enlightenment a bride stabs her husband on their wedding night; a nobleman kills his brother;
Around 150 buildings, many off-bounds to the general public during the rest of the year, throw open their d
Expectations were understandably high for a tour of what is described as “the world's most haunted and para
This behind the scenes tour will present objects, illustrations and early medical texts on the history of m
“Maker, ye maun sing them… Tomorrow, songs Will flow free again, and new voices Be borne on the carrying…
Speaker: Professor Abraham Verghese, Stanford University Medical School
The 2019 Edinburgh International Book Festival launched the “most international programme in its history”…
The 1800s saw a series of scandals concerning individuals being locked away in lunatic asylums – the victims…
When looking for signs of global warming, the melting of the world’s glaciers and ice sheets is often cited…