Council venues and events - Coronavirus update

Update: Tuesday 5 May

Scotland moved to Level 3 from Monday 26 April. We are currently reviewing all our services and will be updating this information as soon as we're able. 


Our City Art Centre will open from Saturday 15 May. 

Other venues remain closed until further notice, including The Museum of Edinburgh, Museum of Childhood, The People’s Story, The Writers’ Museum, Queensferry Museum, Lauriston Castle, Scott Monument and Nelson Monument.

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The Usher Hall, Assembly RoomsChurch Hill Theatre and Ross Bandstand remain closed.

Events and classes

We are continuing to offer community based adult learning classes online.  This includes ESOL (English for speakers of other languages), Family Learning, Outlook, all Literacy/Numeracy classes and English classes for Syrian refugees

Adult Education Programme courses are running online. Outdoor course enrolment started from Thursday 15 April 2021 - courses start from week beginning Monday 10 May and weekend courses run in May and June. You can find courses and enrol online.