Winter Windows

Come and see Edinburgh's 2019 Winter Windows, showcasing the creativity of Edinburgh’s school pupils!

Winter Windows

About Winter Windows

16th Nov 2019 to 26th Dec 2019
any time
Various Locations Edinburgh
This is a free event
Event organiser/part of Edinburghs Christmas
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Spreading messages of festive cheer across the city, this year’s Winter Windows are inspired by the theme of ‘A Festive Welcome’.

These colourful, vibrant stained-glass window designs showcase the creativity of Edinburgh’s school pupils and will be displayed in:

West Parliament Square

White Park – Gorgie

Great Junction Street by Leith Library

Main Street in Kirkliston

Goodtrees Community Centre in Gilmerton.


While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Winter Windows are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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