We are closed over the Christmas period and there will be no sessions on the 22nd, 25th, 29th 2017 and 1st January 2018.
Public Astronomy Evenings
Friday evenings, 6:30pm - 7:30pm and 8pm - 9pm(Winter). Monthly 7.30pm - 9pm (Summer).
Giving you a chance to find out about the history of the Royal Observatory Edinburgh and discover more about the night sky.
Booking is essential. Tickets £4 adults, £3 children/concessions. Bookable in advance online.
Monday evenings, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Our season of weekly talks run from October to March each year. The talks are given by specialists from the Royal Observatory Edinburgh and other organisations around the UK.
Booking is essential. Tickets £4 adults, £2 children/concessions. Bookable in advance online. Season tickets are also available, these can be purchased on the door. Season ticket holders must still book a seat reservation online.
Occasionally we run special events with partners around Edinburgh and as part of wider festivals or events.
Dark Sky Events
The Dark Sky Scotland programme runs events at locations throughout Scotland.