Things to do with kids in Edinburgh & The Lothians

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Indoor Activities

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

26th March-31st December 2018

Time: 09:30 – 4:30pm

Venue: Royal Yacht Britannia

Address: Ocean Terminal, Leith, EH6 6JJ

Spot the cuddly Corgis hidden around Britannia and receive a badge and a chance to win a prize. Upload a selfie with the Corgis and the best picture will win delicious Britannia fudge. Call 0131 555 8800...

Indoor Activities

Doors Open Days

1st-30th September 2018

Venue: Various venues all over Scotland

Free access to hundreds of fascinating buildings across Scotland that are normally closed to the public. Great chance to discover the heritage on your doorstep or explore a new part of the country. See...

Outdoor Events

Big Roman Week

15th-23rd September 2018

Time: 12 noon – 4:30pm

Venue: Kinneil House

Address: Bo’ness, EH51 0PR

Big Roman Week features walks, talks and family events to encourage us to find out more about our roman roots. Running for 9 days, fun kicks off with a roman day at Kinneil House. Call 01324 503770

Indoor Activities

Sea Creatures – Life Beneath the Ocean

21st September-18th October 2018

Time: 10am – 6pm

Venue: Royal Highland Centre

Address: Ingliston, Edinburgh, EH28 8NB

See close up over 50 sea creatures and ocean specimens. Explore the secrets of life beneath the ocean’s waves featuring incredible cross-sections of animals and their complex organs - from whales and...

Outdoor Events

Rotary Charity Classic/Vintage Car Show

23rd September 2018

Time: 10:30am – 4pm

Venue: Hopetoun House

Address: South Queensferry, EH30 9SL

Come along and see a wide variety of vintage cars and motorcycles on display. Entry £7 donation to charity and free for children and parking. Call 0131 319 3956

News and Reviews in Edinburgh

News and Reviews in Edinburgh

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Parties in Edinburgh

Parties in Edinburgh

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Children's Shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018

Children's Shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018

Click here to read reviews of the children's shows at this year's Fringe...

Out of School Activities for Children in Edinburgh & the Lothians

Out of School Activities for Children in Edinburgh & the Lothians

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