Place Title: Edinburgh Drawing SchoolAddress: 13A Great King St
We are a small, privately run, Drawing & Painting School based in the beautiful city of Edinburgh, with two lovely city centre venues. Founded in 2012, we pride ourselves on our fantastic group of tutors, all practicing artists, who have steadily built the School’s reputation as a fun yet serious place to come along and learn all aspects of drawing and painting. Read more...
Place Title: The YardAddress: 22 Eyre Pl Ln
The Yard offers disabled children and young people, and their siblings, the chance to experience creative, adventurous indoor and outdoor play in a well supported environment. It is a unique, safe space where children and young people experience truly inclusive play. We have been creating adventure play opportunities for disabled children since 1986. As well as our flagship centre in Edinburgh, we run Read more...
Place Title: Gorgie City FarmAddress: 51 Gorgie Rd
Gorgie City Farm has been a much-loved part of the local community in Edinburgh for the past 30 years. The farm is dedicated to inspiring local people and tourists, and they are proud to offer courses in agriculture, gardening and handicrafts for adults and children, and also take delight in educating and entertaining city kids with hands-on, exciting activities involving farm Read more...
Place Title: Camera Obscura and World of IllusionsAddress: 549 Castlehill
Camera Obscura is a fascinating and highly amusing way to see the city and learn about its history. This unique experience has delighted and intrigued people for over 150 years. It is a ‘must’ on any visit to Edinburgh. From inside this mysterious Victorian rooftop chamber, you see live moving images of Edinburgh projected onto a viewing table through a Read more...
Place Title: The Water of Leith Visitor CentreAddress: 24 Lanark Rd
Explore Edinburgh’s hidden natural asset the Water of Leith, visit this fantastic FREE interactive exhibition at the Water of Leith Visitor Centre and discover the river’s wildlife and heritage. The interactive exhibition has three zones: The Video Zone – engages you with a DVD projection of life on the river – The information panels surrounding the unique video well describe the Read more...
Place Title: Scottish National Gallery of Modern ArtAddress: Belford Road
The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is a must-see venue for modern and contemporary art. It is home to a fantastic sculpture park and Pig Rock Bothy. Admission is free. A charge may be made for special exhibitions. There are also fantastic cafes and lovely gift shops, and the grounds are great for little ones to run around and have some fun. Read more...
Place Title: Scottish National Portrait GalleryAddress: 1 Queen Street
Come face to face with Scotland, past and present, at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. Admission is free. A charge may be made for special exhibitions. They often have special activities and events for adults & kids – see HERE for up to date info. Image Source: Scottish National Portrait Gallery Read more...
Place Title: Museum of EdinburghAddress: 142 Canongate
The Museum of Edinburgh is the City’s treasure box – a maze of historic rooms crammed full of iconic objects from the Capital’s past. Find out about the history of Edinburgh from the earliest times to the present day. Discover more about the city, its people, crafts and trades and the beautiful objects they created. Image Source: Museum of Edinburgh Read more...
Place Title: Museum of ChildhoodAddress: 42 High St, Royal Mile
The Museum of Childhood is a fun day out for the whole family. Young people can learn about the children of the past and see a fantastic range of toys and games, while adults enjoy a trip down memory lane. Young people and adults will enjoy finding out about growing up through the ages, from toys and games to health Read more...