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 educational activities that are innovative, 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 to get them interested in science. Alongside the annual festival in Edinburgh, the organisation has a strong focus on education and runs a touring programme that visits schools around Scotland all around 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.