Exhibitions Events

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 and the Lothians

Mark Wallinger Mark

Mark Wallinger Mark

04 March 2017 - 04 June 2017
MARK WALLINGER MARK, the first exhibition in Scotland of work by Turner Prize-winning artist Mark Wallinger.
The Weaver’s Apprentice

The Weaver’s Apprentice

10 March 2017 - 01 June 2017
This exhibition tells the story of the Dovecot apprenticeship, featuring objects from the organisation’s archive.
The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

31 March 2017 - 03 September 2017
The Tomb presents the story of one extraordinary tomb, built around 1290BC and reused for over 1000 years.
Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

22 April 2017 - 09 July 2017
Ambit: Photographies from Scotland - An exhibition embracing some of the current tendencies and innovative talent.
Laura Gill Artwork at Art And Vintage

Laura Gill Artwork at Art And Vintage

02 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Edinburgh East
Edinburgh artist Laura Gill has a new exhibition opening at Art And Vintage from 2nd May.
Elizabethan Costume Exhibition

Elizabethan Costume Exhibition

31 May 2017 - 10 June 2017
An exhibition of costumes, undergarments & accessories made by Edinburgh College students as part of their training.
A Window on My Iran exhibition

A Window on My Iran exhibition

01 June 2017 - 30 June 2017
Photo Exhibition: "A Window on My Iran"! is on at Ocean Terminal as part of Leith Festival.
DEEP.CUT

DEEP.CUT

02 June 2017 - 22 June 2017
Upright Gallery is holding an exhibition of traditional photomontage by multi-disciplined artist Alan Lennon in June.
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

02 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Gardening Scotland 2017

Gardening Scotland 2017

02 June 2017 - 04 June 2017
Gardening Scotland returns to the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh from 2nd to 4th June.
Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

06 June 2017 - 28 August 2017
The winning entries to the 2017 Fringe Schools Poster Competition are on display at Dynamic Earth.
Exposed 17

Exposed 17

07 June 2017 - 15 June 2017
Exposed 17: Come and see all the amazing work from Edinburgh College HND/BA Photography students at Out of the Blue.
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

09 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Electric Bike Test Ride Day

Electric Bike Test Ride Day

17 June 2017
Come along and have a go on a electric bike with Electron Wheels and see what all the fuss is about!
The Royal Highland Show 2017

The Royal Highland Show 2017

22 June 2017 - 25 June 2017
The Royal Highland Show 2017 takes place 22nd - 25th June at the Royal Highland Centre.
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

23 June 2017 - 12 November 2017
This major new exhibition will tell the real story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the rise and fall of the Jacobites.
Edinburgh Zoo Nights

Edinburgh Zoo Nights

23 June 2017
Edinburgh Zoo Nights are back, the biggest and best evening summer spectacular in town!
Rebus 30 Exhibition

Rebus 30 Exhibition

30 June 2017 - 02 July 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
An exhibition exploring the relationship between Ian Rankin and Rebus.
Life & Style Edinburgh

Life & Style Edinburgh

01 July 2017 - 02 July 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Event organisers Essential Edinburgh bring an exciting new event 'Life & Style Edinburgh' to the city this summer!
Retina Festival – The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition

Retina Festival – The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition

10 July 2017 - 21 July 2017
Retina Festival – The Royal Photographic Society’s International Print Exhibition is on at Out of the Blue in July.
The Scottish Car Show 2017

The Scottish Car Show 2017

15 July 2017 - 16 July 2017
Come along to The Scottish Car Show, the largest indoor/outdoor family day out around at the Royal Highland Centre.
The Scottish Horse Show 2017

The Scottish Horse Show 2017

18 July 2017
Scotland's premier show for horse and ponies, The Scottish Horse Show comes to the Royal Highland Centre on 18th July
Age of Oil

Age of Oil

21 July 2017 - 05 November 2017
An exhibition showcasing the work of artist Sue Jane Taylor and the relationship between art, environment & industry.
Truckfest Scotland

Truckfest Scotland

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Truckfest Scotland returns to the Royal Highland Centre on 5th & 6th August.
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

09 September 2017
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre.
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

10 September 2017
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre.
Kidz to Adultz Scotland

Kidz to Adultz Scotland

14 September 2017
Kidz to Adultz Scotland - A free event dedicated to children & young adults with disabilities and additional needs.
Rotary Charity Classic / Vintage Car Show

Rotary Charity Classic / Vintage Car Show

24 September 2017
The Rotary Club of South Queensferry invites you to a Charity Classic/Vintage Car Show at Hopetoun House in September.
Edinburgh Wedding Fair

Edinburgh Wedding Fair

04 November 2017 - 05 November 2017
The Edinburgh Wedding Fair returns to the Corn Exchange on the 4th & 5th November.
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

18 November 2017
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre.
Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

Edinburgh Antiques and Collectors Fair

19 November 2017
Come along to Scotland's premier event for Antiques and Collectables at the Royal Highland Centre.

Events in East Renfrewshire

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Events in Glasgow

Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

10 March 2016 - 27 August 2017
Moments in History displays an outstanding collection of over 900 16th to 18th century Historical medals!
Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

04 December 2016 - 11 June 2017
Poppies, at the Gallery of Modern Art, explores how contemporary art in Glasgow continues to grow and evolve.
Clyde Life

Clyde Life

06 December 2016 - 06 December 2017
Clyde Life is a stunning, nostalgic photography display capturing the ever-changing landscape of Glasgow’s River Clyde
Polygraphs

Polygraphs

17 February 2017 - 17 September 2017
The Polygraphs exhibition at the Gallery of Modern Art includes some of the most compelling artists working today!
A Fair Life

A Fair Life

04 March 2017 - 21 January 2018
Riverside Museum's A Fair Life exhibition captures the rich hidden history of Scottish Showmen and women!
Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

31 March 2017 - 14 January 2018
Art of Power is a two venue exhibition showcasing masterpieces from Mount Stuart, Isle of Bute.
Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics

Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics

01 April 2017 - 01 October 2018
Kelvingrove hosts the largest collection of Frank Quitely's work ever displayed in The Art of Comics!
Balconies

Balconies

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
Explore the rich and illustrious past of Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art in new exhibition, Balconies!
Photo Exhibition: Objectif Sport!

Photo Exhibition: Objectif Sport!

02 May 2017 - 24 June 2017
Come along to the Alliance Française de Glasgow for their photo exhibition - Objectif Sport!
Ideal Home Show Scotland

Ideal Home Show Scotland

26 May 2017 - 29 May 2017
Ideal Home Show Scotland makes a welcome return to the SEC with a wonderland of inspiration for your home in May!
Arieh Frosh and Jay Delves: On water, sculled, quiet

Arieh Frosh and Jay Delves: On water, sculled, quiet

27 May 2017 - 18 June 2017
'On water, sculled, quiet' is the coming together of two projects that take bodies of water as their starting points.
Rob Churm: Parasite Rex

Rob Churm: Parasite Rex

27 May 2017 - 09 July 2017
Glasgow based artist Rob Churm presents a solo exhibition exploring new ways of seeing and describing the world!
COGC HND2 Photography Exhibition

COGC HND2 Photography Exhibition

01 June 2017 - 05 June 2017
Join City of Glasgow College HND Year 2 Photography students for their end of year exhibition at the Theatre Royal!
Craftex 2017

Craftex 2017

01 June 2017 - 03 June 2017
The Craftex exhibition will showcase the outstanding work of talented students from Glasgow's colleges!
James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

03 June 2017
Head into the Merchant Square on a Saturday or Sunday and browse Glasgow artist James Dinnen's Limited Edition Prints!
Scottish Engineering Leaders Award Exhibition

Scottish Engineering Leaders Award Exhibition

03 June 2017 - 04 June 2017
Scottish Engineering Special Leaders Award Exhibition - see if these talented young engineers could change Scotland!
The Friday Group Annual Art Show

The Friday Group Annual Art Show

03 June 2017 - 10 June 2017
West End Festival: Join The Friday Group for their Art Exhibition in the lovely setting of St. Mary's Cathedral!
James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

04 June 2017
Head into the Merchant Square on a Saturday or Sunday and browse Glasgow artist James Dinnen's Limited Edition Prints!
The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

04 June 2017
The Long Light features a mixed media installation in this iconic building, located just off Byres Road.
HND Fashion Show 2017 Glasgow Clyde College

HND Fashion Show 2017 Glasgow Clyde College

05 June 2017
Glasgow Clyde College Presents the students from Fashion Design and Manufacture's end of year fashion show!
Shell Meets Bone

Shell Meets Bone

08 June 2017 - 18 June 2017
Glasgow Science Festival: Explore the beautiful nano-patterns of mother of pearl shell and their link to bone growth!
James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

10 June 2017
Head into the Merchant Square on a Saturday or Sunday and browse Glasgow artist James Dinnen's Limited Edition Prints!
James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

11 June 2017
Head into the Merchant Square on a Saturday or Sunday and browse Glasgow artist James Dinnen's Limited Edition Prints!
The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

11 June 2017
The Long Light features a mixed media installation in this iconic building, located just off Byres Road.
Production Arts & Design Grad Show 2017

Production Arts & Design Grad Show 2017

14 June 2017 - 15 June 2017
Don't miss a showcase of work by students on the BA Production Arts and Design course at the Royal Conservatoire!
Sustainable Fashion

Sustainable Fashion

14 June 2017
Glasgow Science Festival: Consider the future of sustainable fashion with a day-long exhibition at Sloans!
Alfonso Ramundo: Derelict Decadence

Alfonso Ramundo: Derelict Decadence

16 June 2017 - 18 June 2017
Italian photographer Alfonso Ramundo will host his exhibition, Derelict Decadence, at the New Glasgow Society.
Milngavie Classic Car Show

Milngavie Classic Car Show

17 June 2017
Almost 100 classic and vintage vehicles will be on display when Milngavie’s Classic Car Show returns for 2017!
Glasgow City Mission Art Exhibition

Glasgow City Mission Art Exhibition

18 June 2017 - 20 June 2017
Glasgow City Mission's popular art exhibition is back, featuring the work of their very own art class!
The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

18 June 2017
The Long Light features a mixed media installation in this iconic building, located just off Byres Road.
The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

The Long Light - Sacred Space, Soulful Words, Eclectic Music & Night Prayer

25 June 2017
The Long Light features a mixed media installation in this iconic building, located just off Byres Road.
The Village Storytelling Festival 2017

The Village Storytelling Festival 2017

04 July 2017 - 08 July 2017
The Village Storytelling Festival, Scotland's most innovative and participative storytelling festival, is back!
BRICKLIVE

BRICKLIVE

20 July 2017 - 23 July 2017
Brick Live is coming to the SEC from 20 - 23 July 2017... a MUST for Lego fans of all ages this summer!
Insomnia X Resonate

Insomnia X Resonate

21 July 2017 - 23 July 2017
Insomnia X Resonate, the biggest gaming festival in Scotland is coming to the Scottish Event Campus in July!
IGNITION Festival of Motoring

IGNITION Festival of Motoring

04 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
The IGNITION Festival of Motoring returns to the SEC Glasgow in August with an exhilarating three-day extravaganza!
Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale 2017

Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale 2017

09 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
View contemporary artwork and sculpture by acclaimed and up and coming artists at the Art for Erskine Exhibition!
Circle of Life Exhibition

Circle of Life Exhibition

30 September 2017
Join us for Circle of Life, a celebration of all life's events under one roof at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Baby & Toddler Show

Baby & Toddler Show

27 April 2018 - 29 April 2018
The UK’s biggest baby and toddler show is coming to Glasgow's SECC with a brand new exhibition in April!

Events in Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

04 June 2016 - 30 June 2017
Snippets of South Lanarkshire brings together a selection of stories which celebrate the areas varied history!
Lanarkshire’s War

Lanarkshire’s War

03 April 2017 - 29 October 2017
Lanarkshire’s War at Low Parks Museum explores the war not only from those on the front line but by those back home.
The 1950s: Having It So Good!

The 1950s: Having It So Good!

26 May 2017 - 26 August 2017
The 1950s: Having It So Good! is a must see family exhibition for lovers of all things kitsch and retro!
Brick City

Brick City

28 June 2017 - 09 August 2017
Brick City, the must-see exhibition for fans of LEGO young and old, is coming to New Lanark this summer!
Brick City - Autism Friendly Sessions

Brick City - Autism Friendly Sessions

13 July 2017
Brick City, the must-see exhibition for fans of LEGO young and old, will hold two Autism Friendly Sessions.
Brick City - Autism Friendly Sessions

Brick City - Autism Friendly Sessions

03 August 2017
Brick City, the must-see exhibition for fans of LEGO young and old, will hold two Autism Friendly Sessions.

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

A Galaxy Far Far Away

A Galaxy Far Far Away

12 March 2017 - 29 May 2017
A Galaxy Far Far Away is a display of astronomical images to compliment the 'May the Toys Be With You' exhibition.
May the Toys Be With You

May the Toys Be With You

18 March 2017 - 29 May 2017
May the Toys Be With You at Paisley Museum is a unique collection of Star Wars memorabilia from collector Matt Fox!
Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz

Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz

01 April 2017 - 05 August 2017
Paisley Thread Mill Museum is hosting an exhibition telling the story of Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz.
Paisley Art Institute 129th Annual Exhibition

Paisley Art Institute 129th Annual Exhibition

20 May 2017 - 25 June 2017
The annual Paisley Arts Institute exhibition brings together contemporary artworks from all over Britain!
Ayr Sketch Club Exhibition

Ayr Sketch Club Exhibition

04 June 2017 - 30 June 2017
Ayr Sketch Club present an exhibition of work from guests who have collaborated with them at the Beacon Arts Centre!
PLAY Expo Glasgow 2017

PLAY Expo Glasgow 2017

17 June 2017 - 18 June 2017
The UK’s favourite video gaming expo, PLAY Expo Glasgow, comes to intu Braehead Arena on the 17th & 18th June!
Weave and Sma’ Shot Day

Weave and Sma’ Shot Day

30 June 2017 - 02 July 2017
This year, Paisley's Sma' Shot Day will be celebrated with Weave, a three-day festival and cultural programme!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Flights into Scotland’s Past

Flights into Scotland’s Past

01 April 2017 - 31 October 2017
An exhibition of Kieran Baxter’s aerial photographs & visualisations of Scotland’s historic monuments and landscapes
Stills at the University of Stirling

Stills at the University of Stirling

01 May 2017 - 18 August 2017
An exhibition of contemporary and historic photography is on at Stirling Universary, presented by Stills Edinburgh.

Events in Other Areas

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