Council venues and events - Coronavirus update


All performances at the Usher Hall, Assembly RoomsChurch Hill Theatre and Ross Bandstand have been postponed or cancelled.

All of our Museum and Galleries (City Art Centre, Museum of Edinburgh, Museum of Childhood, The People’s Story, The Writers’ Museum, Queensferry Museum, Lauriston Castle, Scott Monument and Nelson Monument) are closed.

We don’t have dates for reopening but are working through options and aim to reflect Government guidelines when they are issued.

Events and classes

Open Streets days are currently cancelled. 

All our community-based Adult Learning classes have been cancelled until further notice. This includes ESOL (English for speakers of other languages), Family Learning, Outlook, all Literacy/Numeracy classes including those for deaf learners and English classes for Syrian refugees.

All our Active School extracurricular clubs have been cancelled until further notice.