Things to do with kids in Edinburgh & The Lothians

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Indoor activities

Zoom Club: Movers

19th January-11th May 2018

Time: 1:15 - 3:15pm

Venue: Summerhall

Address: 1 Summerhall, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Ongoing every Friday and Sunday. Leap into the thoroughly thrilling world of digital arts through messy play, storytelling, animation, photo and film! Suitable for 5 – 7 yrs. Call 0131 5601580

Indoor activities

Astronomy Evenings

2nd February-18th May 2018

Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm or 8 – 9pm

Venue: Royal Observatory

Address: Blackford Hill, Edinburgh, EH9 3HJ

Ongoing every Friday. Join a guided tour of the historical Victorian Telescope Dome and the night sky. There's stargazing or inside activities including meteorite handling to teach you about the night...

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...

Arts & Crafts

Children’s Pottery Classes

9th April-11th June 2018

Time: 6:30 – 8pm

Venue: Howden Park Centre

Address: Livingston, EH54 6AE

Learn to sculpt, mould and build clay to make your own ceramic creation. The clay will be fired on a regular basis and finished and decorated with glaze. Suitable for 9 – 14 years. £8 per week. 01506...

Outdoor Events

Wild About Scotland Bus

9th April-17th May 2018

Time: 11 – 4:30pm

Venue: Edinburgh Zoo

Address: 134 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6TS

Hop on board the Wild About Scotland double-decker bus to find out about Scottish biodiversity and RZSS’s native conservation projects. Have a go at identifying Scottish wildcats, building a beaver dam...

News and Reviews in Edinburgh

News and Reviews in Edinburgh

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Parties in Edinburgh

Parties in Edinburgh

Featuring the top party entertainers and venues in Edinburgh

Spring Events and Activities in Edinburgh

Spring Events and Activities in Edinburgh

There are many activities for the children to enjoy this Easter holiday. Read on to find out what's going on in Edinburgh...

Summer Camps and Childcare in Edinburgh

Summer Camps and Childcare in Edinburgh

The Summer holiday will be here before you know it, so keep ahead of the rest and book your childcare now…

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