All events

All events are FREE for members, or included with admission to the Discovery Centre for non-members, unless otherwise stated. Entry to the Discovery Centre is £8.95 for adults, £4.95 for children and £6.95 for concessions. Family tickets are also available. 

Please note, we reserve the right to make necessary changes to the events programme.

For safety reasons, children aged 15 years or under must be accompanied by a responsible person aged 18 or over at all times.

Feb 2017

Tomorrow's Lobsters
Tomorrow's Lobsters
To end March 2017, opening times, included with admission
The Scottish Seabird Centre is collaborating with The Firth of Forth Lobster Hatchery to host the Hatchery’s winter exhibition, Tomorrow’s Lobsters. This explores the importance of lobsters, both locally and nationally, as a vital part of the marine environment; how The Firth of Forth Lobster Hatchery works to sustain lobster populations in the Forth, helping to ensure the livelihood of local fishermen; and lifecycle of lobsters, the challenges each one faces to reach adulthood and how a V-Notch can help local lobster populations.
Galapagos Trail and 3D Films
Galapagos Trail and 3D Films
Till end February 2017, opening hours, included with admission
As we prepare for the return of the gannets to the Bass Rock in February, we focus on the Galapagos islands and gannet relatives, the boobies. There are three species of boobies on the Galapagos; the blue footed, the red footed and the Nazca (masked) boobies. Follow the Galapagos trail and watch the Galapagos 3D films.
Seabird Holiday Club
Seabird Holiday Club
Monday 13 - Thursday 16 February, pre-booking and payment essential
Don't miss the chance to book your space(s) and the Seabird Holiday Club during the February holidays! Primary-aged children will have the chance to join in a whole host of indoor and outdoor activities with Education Officer, Andrew, including rockpooling, dinosaur hunting, outdoor survival skills and art workshops. Priced at £100 per child, with a 10% discount for siblings and Seabird Members. Check out the Learning section on our website for all the details. FULLY BOOKED.

Mar 2017

Tomorrow's Lobsters
Tomorrow's Lobsters
To end March 2017, opening times, included with admission
The Scottish Seabird Centre is collaborating with The Firth of Forth Lobster Hatchery to host the Hatchery’s winter exhibition, Tomorrow’s Lobsters. This explores the importance of lobsters, both locally and nationally, as a vital part of the marine environment; how The Firth of Forth Lobster Hatchery works to sustain lobster populations in the Forth, helping to ensure the livelihood of local fishermen; and lifecycle of lobsters, the challenges each one faces to reach adulthood and how a V-Notch can help local lobster populations.
Beach Clean
Beach Clean
Saturday 4 March, 10:30 - 12:30
Help us turn the tide on litter and keep North Berwick beaches a great place to enjoy, as well as protecting our wildlife. Join the Scottish Seabird Centre, East Lothian Countryside Ranger Service and North Berwick in Bloom for a fun and rewarding community beach clean. No need to book – join us on the day. For further information please call the Scottish Seabird Centre on 01620 890202. FREE ENTRY TO THE DISCOVERY CENTRE FOR THOSE WHO ATTEND (t&cs apply).

Apr 2017

Ocean-a-rific
Ocean-a-rific
1-17 April, 14:00, 45 mins, age 6+
Older kids are invited to attend Ocean-a-rific with Dr Dolph Lingerin-aboot. With scientific experiments, games and gaffs, visitors are invited to help dolphins understand what is happening to the seas around Scotland. Included with admission. Please request tickets on arrival. Spaces are limited.
What's for Snack?
What's for Snack?
1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 17 April, 11:30, 30 mins, age 2+
What’s for Snack? is an interactive puppet show with new Seabird team member, Craig the Crab. With sing-a-long fun, young visitors will be asked to help Craig who has eaten some marine litter by mistake. He will be joined by some of his seaside friends who will aim to help him get rid of his sore tummy. Included with admission. Please ask for tickets on arrival. Spaces are limited.
Whale and Dolphin Weekend
Whale and Dolphin Weekend
14-17 April, opening hours, included with admission
To mark our dolphin-themed science shows over Easter, the Discovery Centre will be hosting a Whale & Dolphin Weekend from Friday 14 to Monday 17 April. As well as the science shows there will be a whale and dolphin trail, presentations and talks, a special 3D film on whales and dolphins and other fun activities.

May 2017

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Jun 2017

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Jul 2017

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