For over 30 years the Edinburgh International Science Festival has served up fun and facts in a bid to get everyone interested in science. Edinburgh International Science Festival delivers one of Europe’s largest Science Festivals, giving audiences amazing experiences through a programme of innovative and inspiring discussions, workshops, performances, screenings, special events and exhibitions. The Science Festival brings great minds together for a programme that fosters dialogues about the future of our culture, our nation, our planet and our understanding.
The festival gives audiences amazing experiences through a diverse programme of innovative events. Alongside the annual festival in Edinburgh, the organisation has a strong focus on education and runs a touring programme that visits schools around Scotland throughout the year.
The theme for the 2019 festival is ‘Frontiers’, with an extensive programme of events available nearer the time. With science-based comedy, theatre performances and food and drink events, as well as talks and discussions on a range of topics, the festival demonstrates just how inspiring and entertaining science can be.