Family 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. Book tickets for the Discovery Centre in advance!

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.

Aug 2017

Ocean-a-rific
Ocean-a-rific
To 14 August, 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. Please note: no event on 5 August.
NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
Every day at 12noon
Don't miss our NEW 3D film theatre experience and delve deeper into the marine world! Hosted daily in the Wildlife Theatre, the NEW 3D experience allows visitors to see a range of films throughout the year, which explore different marine environments and wildlife. The first looks at the life of whales and dolphins. This theatre experience is in addition to the 3D TV we have in the Flyway Tunnel. Tickets for the 3D experience should be requested on arrival at the Centre. Ideal for age 3+.
What's for Snack?
What's for Snack?
11:30, 30 mins, age 2+, for dates see listing below
Whatís 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. 4, 11, 12 August.

Sep 2017

NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
Every day at 12noon
Don't miss our NEW 3D film theatre experience and delve deeper into the marine world! Hosted daily in the Wildlife Theatre, the NEW 3D experience allows visitors to see a range of films throughout the year, which explore different marine environments and wildlife. The first looks at the life of whales and dolphins. This theatre experience is in addition to the 3D TV we have in the Flyway Tunnel. Tickets for the 3D experience should be requested on arrival at the Centre. Ideal for age 3+.

Oct 2017

NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
Every day at 12noon
Don't miss our NEW 3D film theatre experience and delve deeper into the marine world! Hosted daily in the Wildlife Theatre, the NEW 3D experience allows visitors to see a range of films throughout the year, which explore different marine environments and wildlife. The first looks at the life of whales and dolphins. This theatre experience is in addition to the 3D TV we have in the Flyway Tunnel. Tickets for the 3D experience should be requested on arrival at the Centre. Ideal for age 3+.
Seabird Holiday Club
Seabird Holiday Club
Monday 16 - Thursday 19 October, pre-booking and payment essential
Don't miss the chance to book your space(s) and the Seabird Holiday Club during the October 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, 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.
Pirate Weekend
Pirate Weekend
Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 October, opening hours
Ahoy, me Hearties... shiver me timbers! Pirate Weekend is back... bigger and better than ever before! Donít miss one of the highlights of our events calendar as the swashbuckling fun returns. With treasures to seek and games to play, a good time is guaranteed!

Nov 2017

NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
Every day at 12noon
Don't miss our NEW 3D film theatre experience and delve deeper into the marine world! Hosted daily in the Wildlife Theatre, the NEW 3D experience allows visitors to see a range of films throughout the year, which explore different marine environments and wildlife. The first looks at the life of whales and dolphins. This theatre experience is in addition to the 3D TV we have in the Flyway Tunnel. Tickets for the 3D experience should be requested on arrival at the Centre. Ideal for age 3+.

Dec 2017

NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
NEW! 3D Wildlife Theatre Film Experience
Every day at 12noon
Don't miss our NEW 3D film theatre experience and delve deeper into the marine world! Hosted daily in the Wildlife Theatre, the NEW 3D experience allows visitors to see a range of films throughout the year, which explore different marine environments and wildlife. The first looks at the life of whales and dolphins. This theatre experience is in addition to the 3D TV we have in the Flyway Tunnel. Tickets for the 3D experience should be requested on arrival at the Centre. Ideal for age 3+.

Jan 2018

Details of events coming soon