We run a lively event and lectures programme in our museums and galleries. We run events for schools (primary and secondary), under 5s, community groups. families and adults.
Join your hosts, pull up a fluffy cushion and sit back in the afternoon glow to hear classic Victorian tales of terror and ghoulishness for the...
This is an archive page for a past event
Closed for refurbishment
The Museum of Childhood is now closed for renovation and will reopen Spring 2018.
Free entry to the grounds
A 16th century tower house with early 19th century additions set in stunning grounds overlooking the Firth of Forth.
Edinburgh's City Observatory, also known as the Playfair Observatory, is a fascinating place, where the optimism and excitement of early scientific advances can still be felt.