Special Events

A listing of our special events held througout the year.

 

Public Astronomy Events

As the world’s largest conference of astronomical telescopes and instrumentation comes to Edinburgh, three public events showcase Scotland’s pioneering work in this field.

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MOON Film Poster

FILM
WEDNESDAY
29th June 2015

9.00pm

The Cameo
£10.50/£9.50/£6.00

MOON

Discuss BAFTA-winning sci-fi with astronomers from the Royal Observatory Edinburgh

For more information visit The Cameo - MOON


SPIE Talks

TALKS
THURSDAY
30th June 2016

7.30pm

EICC
£FREE / Booking Required

Explore Scotland’s Impact on Astronomy: from James Gregory to Gravitational Waves

Information & Booking


Schmidt Telescope

EXHIBITION
25th March to 28th August 2016

National Museum of Scotland
£FREE

Learn about Scotland’s – and Edinburgh’s – contributions to world-leading telescopes

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Also of Interest

The following event may also be of interest during the conference period

Schmidt Telescope

EXHIBITION
25th June to 17th July 2016

Summerhall
£FREE

The deep dark _ pale blue multi-media project by Florian Schwarz documents the global network of astronomical observatories and the communities they inhabit.

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