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Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraisers and anyone wanting to annoy their mother.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 322 more dates until 13 Mar 2015

Meet the Vikings

Visit a Viking settlement and learn about how they lived.

Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries

Sat 17 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01387 262084

Part of Festival of Museums.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wha's Like Us?: A Nation of Dreams and Ideas

Exhibition looking at the outstanding achievements by Scots throughout history.

National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0131 623 3734

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0131 623 3734

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0131 623 3734

  • 10:00 – 20:00
…and 19 more dates until 17 May

How Glasgow Flourished, 1714–1837

A major exhibition looking at the rise of Glasgow through the 18th century to the beginning of Victoria's reign, and how the city grew during that period from a provincial town to one of the great industrial and commercial hubs of the British Empire.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0141 276 9599

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 114 more dates until 17 Aug

Next of Kin

A look at Scotland at war, and how people at home deal with the absence or loss of loved ones.

National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Apr

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

  • 09:45 – 17:45

Thu 24 Apr

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

  • 09:45 – 17:45

Fri 25 Apr

Included in admission / 0300 123 6789

  • 09:45 – 17:45
…and 337 more dates until 31 Mar 2015 back to top

Scottish Gold

A major new exhibition looking at Scottish gold and gold mining, bringing together gold nuggets and examples of the worked metal, from torcs found at Law Farm in Moray in 1857 to Scottish coinage, medals and racing cups.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Apr

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

£5 (£3) / 0141 330 4221

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 44 more dates until 15 Jun

Bring it all Home: The Exhibition

An exhibition of artefacts owned by Gerry Rafferty.

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0300 300 1210

Part of Bring it All Home.

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0300 300 1210

Part of Bring it All Home.

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 0300 300 1210

Part of Bring it All Home.

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 20 more dates until 18 May

Dance Show LIVE

Whether you're an up-and-coming dancer, a seasoned pro or a flat-footed newbie, there's something for everyone at this festival of dance, featuring performances, workshops and talks. Featuring Perri and Jordan from Diversity, Luke McFarlane (winner of Got to Dance) and many more.

SECC, Glasgow

Sun 24 Aug

£12.50–£16.50 inc workshops / 02920 799199

  • 09:00 – 20:00

Discoveries: Art, Science and Exploration from the University of Cambridge Museums

An exploration of the frontiers of discovery and exploration collected from the museums of Cambridge University, including such items as a tinamou egg accidentally cracked by Charles Darwin, a complete skeleton of a dodo, Inuit snow goggles and cutting edge 21st century technology.

Two Temple Place, London WC2R

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 020 7836 3715

  • 10:00 – 21:00

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 020 7836 3715

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7836 3715

  • 10:00 – 16:30
…and 2 more dates until 27 Apr

Green2014: The Environmental Legacy of the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

A six-month programme of exhibitions, talks and activities, looking at how the 2014 Commonwealth Games will affect the environment, celebrating the projects being delivered by Glasgow City Council, the Scottish Parliament, the Games Organising Committee and others.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Wed 23 Apr

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5360

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Thu 24 Apr

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5360

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

Gallery Two

Free / 0141 276 5360

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 182 more dates until 24 Oct back to top

Handmade In Britain: The Contemporary Crafts & Design Fair

Handmade craft and design pieces from over 100 makers.

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Fri 9 May

£7 (£5) / 020 7286 5110

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sat 10 May

£7 (£5) / 020 7286 5110

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Sun 11 May

£7 (£5) / 020 7286 5110

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Holistic & Mystic

Over 50 stands of mind, body and soul-related stands, including psychics and tarot stalls, plus crystals, chakra products, ear candles and other goods from sellers like Wicked Dragon.

Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking

Sun 19 Oct

£3.50 / 01883 717069

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Ideal Home Show

Explore different zones offering live demonstrations and expert advice on creating the perfect home and garden.

EventCity, Manchester

Fri 6 Jun

£12 (£11) / 0844 858 6763

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Sat 7 Jun

£12 (£11) / 0844 858 6763

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 8 Jun

£12 (£11) / 0844 858 6763

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Ideal Home Show Scotland

Make your house fantasies a reality with everything you need for redesigning and improving your home. Handy hints and design inspiration, plus an exciting mix of attractions including room sets and a show home.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 23 May

£12–£15 / 0844 854 2014

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sat 24 May

£12–£15 / 0844 854 2014

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 25 May

£12–£15 / 0844 854 2014

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mon 26 May

£12–£15 / 0844 854 2014

  • 10:00 – 18:00

International Model Boat Show

Marine modelling with club displays, demonstrations and suppliers.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Fri 7 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 16:00
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John Lewis' 150th Anniversary Celebrations

An interactive exhibition to celebrate 150 years of John Lewis.

John Lewis, London W1A

Fri 2 May

Free / 0844 693 1765

  • 10:00

Sat 3 May

Free / 0844 693 1765

  • 10:00

Sun 4 May

Free / 0844 693 1765

  • 10:00
…and 42 more dates until 15 Jun

Leeds Flower, Vegetable and Craft Show

This show marks the 150 years of nurseries, specialist growers, photography, greeting cards, gifts and much more converging under one roof for the Leeds Horticultural Society's annual exhibition.

The Grammar School At Leeds

Sat 2 Aug

£6 (Seniors £5; accompanied under 16s free)

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 3 Aug

£6 (Seniors £5; accompanied under 16s free)

  • 10:00 – 17:00

The Motorhome and Caravan Show

See what's new and fresh in the world of motorhomes and caravans before heading off into the camping sunset yourself.

Kent Showground, Maidstone

Sat 31 May

£7 / 08712 307145

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sun 1 Jun

£7 / 08712 307145

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Newark Showground

Sat 6 Sep

£7 / 08712 307145

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

£7 / 08712 307145

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Potteries Transport Rally & Running Day

Exhibition of classic cars, coaches, buses and other commercial vehicles.

The Britannia Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

Sun 18 May

Free / 0871 663 2008

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Power to the People

Exhibition exploring our relationship with energy sources, old and new. Power to the People examines how we've used the planet’s resources to power our industries and our homes and takes a look at new technologies such as wind, solar and tidal power.

Methil Heritage Centre, Leven

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 01333 422100

Part of Fife Science Festival.

  • 11:00 – 16:30

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 01333 422100

Part of Fife Science Festival.

  • 11:00 – 16:30

Tue 29 Apr

Free / 01333 422100

Part of Fife Science Festival.

  • 11:00 – 16:30
…and 14 more dates until 29 May back to top

Re-staging Revolutions: Alternative Theatre In Lambeth, Camden 1968-88

Photographs, documents and artefacts celebrating the remarkable alternative theatre movement of the 60s, 70s and 80s, during which time experimental performance thrived, feminist theatre was breaking out all over the place and work by gay, black, Asian or disabled groups was given a platform, developed and promoted; yes…

Holborn Library, London WC1X

Thu 24 Apr

Camden Local Studies And Archives Centre, 2nd Floor

Free / 020 7974 6345

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Mon 28 Apr

Camden Local Studies And Archives Centre, 2nd Floor

Free / 020 7974 6345

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 29 Apr

Camden Local Studies And Archives Centre, 2nd Floor

Free / 020 7974 6345

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 5 more dates until 8 May

Remembering the Great War

A major exhibition to mark the centenary of the outbreak of WWI. There are portraits and related works, preparatory sketches for the Scottish National War Memorial, recent images of the battlefields of the Somme and projected images of unidentified servicemen and servicewomen, as well as a focus on the contribution of…

Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Tue 5 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 358 more dates until 31 Jul 2015

Scotland Creates: A Sense of Place

A project two years in the making, Scotland Creates is the final project of young people from across Scotland who have worked with museum staff to create an exhibition that showcases what is important where they come from, spanning art, music, dance and films.

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Fri 9 May

Free / 0300 123 6789

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 10 May

Free / 0300 123 6789

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 11 May

Free / 0300 123 6789

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 112 more dates until 31 Aug

Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating Show

Whether you are renovating, converting or building from scratch, a visit to Scotland's only self-build show is a must.

SECC, Glasgow

Sat 17 May

£9 (Children free) / 0844 395 4000

  • 10:00

Sun 18 May

£9 (Children free) / 0844 395 4000

  • 10:00

Sea Eagle Exhibition

Exhibition about the successful re-introduction of the sea eagle to West Scotland with in-depth presentations, videos and a live stream of a nesting site (though sea eagles are pretty busy creatures so they may not be at home when you go).

Aros Centre, Isle of Skye

Wed 23 Apr

£4.75 (£3.50; RSPB members £2.50) / 01478 613750

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Thu 24 Apr

£4.75 (£3.50; RSPB members £2.50) / 01478 613750

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Fri 25 Apr

£4.75 (£3.50; RSPB members £2.50) / 01478 613750

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 189 more dates until 31 Oct back to top