Exhibitions events in Edinburgh

View all the upcoming Exhibitions events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems

7th October 2017 - 13th May 2018
Exhibition of ‘hidden gems’ from City Art Centre’s collection of fine art; celebrating the unsung and the unusual. Read more
Modernist Jewellery

Modernist Jewellery

1st December 2017 - 29th April 2018
Discover a generation of designers and makers who embraced innovative and diverse influences in this exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland. Read more
Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

Splendours of the Subcontinent: A Prince’s Tour of India 1875-6

15th December 2017 - 22nd April 2018
This exhibition tells the story of a tour of India by the Prince of Wales in 1875 through some of the finest treasures he was presented with. Read more
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

19th January 2018 - 29th April 2018
The world-renowned exhibition, Wildlife Photographer of the Year, returns to the National Museum of Scotland. Read more
Muriel Spark:  A Centenary Celebration

Muriel Spark: A Centenary Celebration

2nd February 2018 - 30th June 2018
This Exhibition at The Writers' Museum marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of one of Edinburgh's most famous daughters, Muriel Spark. Read more
Celebrating Cordelia Fine

Celebrating Cordelia Fine

31st March 2018 - 30th April 2018
Come along to the National Library of Scotland to see a display of items relating to Prof Cordelia Fine, recipient of the 2018 Edinburgh Medal. Read more
Synthetica

Synthetica

31st March 2018 - 13th May 2018
Synthetica, a special contemporary art exhibition, will showcase the work of established international artists working in the field of bioart. Read more
Art of Glass

Art of Glass

6th April 2018 - 2nd September 2018
An exhibition exploring the work of leading glass artists in Britain today comes to the National Museum of Scotland from 6th April. Read more
Abstract Photography - Featuring work by Paul Kenny,  Ricardo Baez Duarte, Philip J Lavery

Abstract Photography - Featuring work by Paul Kenny, Ricardo Baez Duarte, Philip J Lavery

18th April 2018 - 19th May 2018
Gallery-Close is hosting an exhibition of abstract photography featuring work by some new and leading photographers. Read more
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

21st April 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

27th April 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours

28th April 2018
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition. Read more
EVOLUTION Scotland

EVOLUTION Scotland

5th May 2018
The EVOLUTION Motor Show prides itself on being the only motor show where YOU get to drive and it's back at The Royal Highland Centre in May. Read more
Because You are A Girl

Because You are A Girl

11th May 2018 - 12th May 2018
Because You are A Girl is a two day event featuring some of the most exciting Edinburgh based new female voices in contemporary art and music. Read more
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

12th May 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre. Read more
Edinburgh Horror Con

Edinburgh Horror Con

12th May 2018 - 13th May 2018
Edinburgh Horror Con is coming to the Edinburgh International Conference Centre and it’s looking FRIGHTfully good! Read more
Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday

Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday

12th May 2018 - 8th July 2018
Focusing on a selection of Robert Callender's work, this exhibition at City Art Centre addresses his environmental concerns and ways and means of recycling. Read more
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

13th May 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre. Read more
Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

17th May 2018 - 4th August 2018
See Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft when it goes on display at the National Museum of Scotland from 17th May. Read more
Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

18th May 2018
Explore the world of dogs at the Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show and find out more about man’s best friend. Read more
Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

19th May 2018
Explore the world of dogs at the Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show and find out more about man’s best friend. Read more
The Year of the Sea

The Year of the Sea

19th May 2018
To celebrate and discover the Year of the Sea at Heriot-Watt University, the Museum and Archive opens its doors to display a new exhibition: Edinburgh and Emancipation on 19th May. Read more
Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

20th May 2018
Explore the world of dogs at the Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show and find out more about man’s best friend. Read more
Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

22nd May 2018 - 24th August 2018
The winning entries to the 2018 Fringe Schools Poster Competition will be on display at Dynamic Earth from 22nd May until 24th August. Read more
Edinbrick 2018 - a LEGO Model Show

Edinbrick 2018 - a LEGO Model Show

26th May 2018
The Team who brought you Edinbrick in 2017 are back with a BIGGER, BETTER Edinbrick 2018 at the Potterrow Dome on 26th May. Read more
Scottish Land Rover Show

Scottish Land Rover Show

26th May 2018 - 27th May 2018
The Scottish Land Rover Show is back at the Royal Highland Centre in May with plenty for all ages to see and do. Read more
Crafting Live Scotland

Crafting Live Scotland

1st June 2018
The award winning Crafting Live show is coming to the Royal Highland Centre for the first time and bringing a whole host of celebrity crafters. Read more
Gardening Scotland 2018

Gardening Scotland 2018

1st June 2018 - 3rd June 2018
Enjoy the biggest plant fair in Scotland when Gardening Scotland returns to the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh from 1st to 3rd June. Read more
The Royal Highland Show 2018

The Royal Highland Show 2018

21st June 2018 - 24th June 2018
One of Scotland's most iconic events 'The Royal Highland Show' is back at the Royal Highland Centre from 21st June! Read more
Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

22nd June 2018 - 25th November 2018
Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as they take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day. Read more
The Scottish Car Show 2018

The Scottish Car Show 2018

15th July 2018
It's back!! The Scottish Car Show, the largest indoor/outdoor family day out for motoring enthusiasts, returns to the Royal Highland Centre on 15th July. Read more
The Scottish Horse Show 2018

The Scottish Horse Show 2018

17th July 2018
Scotland's premier show for horse and ponies, The Scottish Horse Show returns to the Royal Highland Centre on 17th July. Read more
MCN Scottish Festival

MCN Scottish Festival

21st July 2018 - 22nd July 2018
The all-new MCN Scottish Festival is coming to the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh on 21st and 22nd July 2018. Read more
Truckfest Scotland 2018

Truckfest Scotland 2018

4th August 2018 - 5th August 2018
Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 4th & 5th August. Read more
Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

25th August 2018
Explore the world of dogs at the Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show and find out more about man’s best friend. Read more
Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show

26th August 2018
Explore the world of dogs at the Scottish Kennel Club Dog Show and find out more about man’s best friend. Read more
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

1st September 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre. Read more
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

2nd September 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre. Read more
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

24th November 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre. Read more
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

25th November 2018
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre. Read more

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