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Young Musicians invited to St Mary’s Music School

By at September 28, 2018 | 5:31 pm | 0 Comment

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If your child loves to sing, or plays a musical instrument exceptionally well, Scotland’s national music school would like to hear from you. The school, based in Edinburgh’s West End, is Scotland’s only independent specialist music school and takes pupils from all over Scotland and abroad, offering a world-class standard of music and academic education to musically

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Design a Dinosaur at Dynamic Earth

By at July 16, 2018 | 1:53 pm | 0 Comment

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Dynamic Earth is welcoming families for a draw-rassic adventure this summer as it brings dinosaurs roaring into the digital age. From July onwards, visitors to the attraction will have the chance to design their very own dino, choosing everything from colour to camouflage, before having it brought to life before their eyes. Brand new to Dynamic Earth for this summer,

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Design a Dinosaur at Dynamic Earth

By at June 15, 2018 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Dynamic Earth is welcoming families for a draw-rassic adventure this summer as it brings dinosaurs roaring into the digital age. From July onwards, visitors to the attraction will have the chance to design their very own dino, choosing everything from colour to camouflage, before having it brought to life before their eyes. Brand new to Dynamic Earth for this

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Easter Egg-sploring at Dynamic Earth

By at March 24, 2018 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Easter is set to be cracking at Edinburgh’s five-star attraction, Dynamic Earth this year, with a whole host of fun-filled “egg-speriences” that are both in and out of this world.  From 31 March until 15 April, a ticket for Dynamic Earth will also include access to a string of exciting activities, which are guaranteed to entertain and inspire.  Special events

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Planet Puzzle Bustling at Dynamic Earth

By at February 8, 2018 | 9:30 am | 0 Comment

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Solve the puzzles of our planet this half term at five star Edinburgh attraction Dynamic Earth, with the launch of a brand new interactive programme aimed at families. Launching this February is a new, interactive experience – Operation Earth - which explores the environment to seek solutions to the challenges of our changing planet. Running from Sunday

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Great Ideas for Christmas in Edinburgh

By at December 12, 2017 | 12:31 pm | 0 Comment

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(CC BY-SA 2.0) by caitriana Due to the worldwide fame of the Hogmanay celebrations, Edinburgh and other parts of Scotland are already a hugely popular destination for New Year’s Eve. What you might not already know, however, is that Edinburgh is one of the best places in the UK to spend the Christmas season as well. This is Edinburgh’s first Christmas

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Colour Collective at The Fruitmarket Gallery

By at October 24, 2017 | 1:50 pm | 0 Comment

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Fri 27 – Sun 29 Oct, 11am–6pm. We are extremely proud to present Colour Collective, an exhibition of artwork made by pupils from six local Edinburgh primary, secondary and special schools. Over the last month, 104 pupils have worked with artists Louise Fraser and Jenny Bell Harman to explore ideas generated by Brazilian artist Jac Leirner’s exhibition at The

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Take a trip around the world at Dynamic Earth

By at October 13, 2017 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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This October half-term, Edinburgh’s five-star attraction Dynamic Earth is inviting visitors to embark on the adventure of a lifetime through Earth’s fascinating and varying environments, both at home and further afield. Throughout October half-term (14 – 22 October) Dynamic Earth is offering families the chance to become Earth Explorers with lots of exciting

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Get involved in Science Festival 2018!

By at October 12, 2017 | 5:18 pm | 0 Comment

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We're looking for teenagers to shape our 2018 Festival We're looking for teenagers to help make our 30th edition one to remember! Our brand new youth consultation panel is a chance to meet once a month, put forward ideas and help develop next year's Festival, which coincides with the Year of Young People. There is no pressure to know lots about science, we just

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Deep Sea World Octopus’ Garden For New Arrival

By at October 7, 2017 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Aquarists at Deep Sea World have created a purpose-built display to welcome their newest eight-legged arrival. Staff at the North Queensferry wildlife attraction have constructed a naturally-themed habitat for the lesser, or curled octopus, complete with hidey holes, rockwork and seaweed. Found around the UK, curled octopus get their common name from their slender,

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