The world's first science festival: a public celebration of all the wonders, inventions and innovations in the world of science and technology.
Travelling to Edinburgh
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Festivals for Families
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We take a look at some of the great scientific minds of Edinburgh, a city with more than its fair share of geniuses…
Scotland is welcoming the world in 2014 and Edinburgh, the world’s favourite festival city, is part of it!
Beyond the festivals
Some of the world's most spectacular scenery and most enduring experiences are just a short trip away. Why not extend your visit to Edinburgh's Festivals and explore Scotland?
Choose from national collections and international blockbusters to more intimate spaces and exhibits to venues that encourage exploration and adventure.
The villages of Edinburgh are well worth discovering – each is surprisingly close to the city centre, and a world away from what you might expect.