• Science Festival

    Apr 2019

    During the Science Festival, Summerhall hosts art exhibitions, artist talks and interactive events for all ages. This year, you can enjoy the science of gin & tonic, explore Kombucha as a fashion option, peer inside a human heart and much more.

  • Bill Ryder-Jones

    Wed 13 Feb 2019

    Multi-instrumentalist, producer, string-arranger and composer Bill Ryder-Jones has had a career spanning 15 years, a rarity in a world that so often looks to the new.

  • Summerhall Scratch Night

    Thu 14 Feb 2019

    Join us for an evening of fresh new work across all genres. Summerhall Scratch brings together a group of exciting artists who’ve been working on ideas that they are now ready to share with an audience for the first time.

  • THE DIVINE ORDER - FILM SCREENING

    Sun 24 Feb 2019

    Uplifting and crowd-pleasing, this charming, captivating film is a time-capsule that could not be more timely in the wake of the #MeToo movement.

  • Visual Arts

    Summerhall curates themed programmes that welcome artists from all over the world. Our Associate Exhibitions provides individuals and organisations with the opportunity to create their own exhibition. Open Wed-Sun, 11am-6pm.

  • Nothing Ever Happens Here

    Live Music in Edinburgh

    NEHH is a live music programme curated for The Dissection Room. Up & coming musicians can apply for free tickets to shows here.

  • Regular Events

    Summerhall hosts a range of regular events throughout the year.

  • Children's Programme

    Events for children and families, plus weekly activities for children aged from 0 - 16 at The Zoom Club.

  • Fringe & Performance

    The programming department looks after the live performance elements at Summerhall, such as Theatre, Dance, Physical Theatre and Performance Art.

  • Residents

    Summerhall is home to around 120 companies, artists, designers & more.

  • Bar & Restaurant

    With an on-site brewery and Gin distillery, it’s a bar like no other in Edinburgh.

  • Cafe & Shop

    Our cafe opens at 9am for breakfast, we also serve hot and cold lunches, cakes and pastries all day. Our eclectic shop presents a variety of original and interesting items.

  • Venue Hire

    We have an amazing variety of spaces ready to accommodate anything from 5 to 500 guests.

  • Archive

    Summerhall's extensive archive of events and exhibitions, as well as links to past Fringe programmes.

  • Summerhall TV

    Arts channel dedicated to capturing the visually weird, the socially radical, and the artistically wonderful including Summerhall’s theatre and gallery spaces, libraries, micro-museums and archives

  • Radio Summerhall

    Radio Summerhall is art, music and culture. An independent radio station based at Summerhall the station is intended as a platform for anyone who needs an outlet to express themselves creatively.