Dynamic Earth

Dynamic Earth

About Dynamic Earth

112 - 116 Holyrood Gait, Edinburgh Old Town EH8 8AS
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Dynamic Earth is a 5 star visitor experience which invites you to take a journey through time to witness the story of planet Earth. Through a series of interactive exhibits, state of the art technology and even a 4D encounter you will feel the heat of a bubbling volcano, face the chill of polar ice, fly across the globe before crash landing in a tropical rainforest.

As if this wasn’t enough, Dynamic Earth is home to Scotland’s only 360 degree full dome film theatre. They have a variety of films showing throughout the year. To find out which film is currently running please visit ShowDome.

Upcoming Events at Dynamic Earth

Pitchcraft at Dynamic Earth

Pitchcraft at Dynamic Earth

21st September 2019
Pitchcraft, an a cappella choir based in Edinburgh, is excited to show you their best yet, and to make a difference to the chosen charity partner for this concert, Macmillan Cancer Support.
Planets 360: Special Afternoon Screening

Planets 360: Special Afternoon Screening

27th September 2019
Settle back and relax for a real full dome cinematic treat at Dynamic Earth as we bring you a special afternoon screening of Planets 360!
Explorathon 2019

Explorathon 2019

28th September 2019 - 29th September 2019
Join us at Dynamic Earth as we celebrate Explorathon 2019 by diving to the ocean depths with Atlantic Adventures with ATLAS. It's a great day out for all the family!
Aliens of the Deep

Aliens of the Deep

12th October 2019 - 14th October 2019
Take part in a wild workshop at Dynamic Earth, thanks to the Marine Conservation Society, and find out more about deep-sea animals!
Science Behind the Blue Planet

Science Behind the Blue Planet

14th October 2019
Meet The Open University academic team working on the BBC and The Open University co-production Blue Planet II for an interactive talk and panel debate at Dynamic Earth on Monday 14th October.
Public Talk: 1969 And All That

Public Talk: 1969 And All That

15th October 2019
This talk explores developments in the 50 yrs since man walked on the Moon and The Open University was born. Expect to be both informed, thrilled and entertained.
Science Showcase: Open University 50th Anniversary Celebration

Science Showcase: Open University 50th Anniversary Celebration

15th October 2019 - 16th October 2019
Meet academic and student scientists from The Open University involved in BBC Broadcasts and find out what they do and how they do it.
Destination Moon!

Destination Moon!

17th October 2019 - 20th October 2019
Join us at Dynamic Earth to learn the epic story of humanity’s first voyage to another world through fun, family activities and demos.. as we celebrate 50 years since the Apollo moon landings!
Edinburgh Geological Society Public Lecture: The Secret Life of Carbon

Edinburgh Geological Society Public Lecture: The Secret Life of Carbon

23rd October 2019
The role of carbon in the atmosphere is well known, but what else does carbon get up to as it cycles through Earth systems? Find out from experts at this public lecture at Dynamic Earth!
Festival of Physics

Festival of Physics

25th October 2019 - 27th October 2019
Join the Institute of Physics for three days packed with scintillating science shows, hands-on workshops and inspiring experiences for all ages at Dynamic Earth!

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