Planetarium closures

Visiting the planetarium? Our planetarium is open daily, 10am-5pm. It is closed for maintenance on the first Tuesday of every month from September 2017. See what's on and choose your next space adventure

Join us for our spectacular programme of evening entertainment, featuring cutting-edge musicians and comedy at Cutty Sark, sci-fi film screenings and stargazing at the Royal Observatory, and Lates at the National Maritime Museum.

Enjoy cult sci-fi classics on the big screen at the Planetarium

Enjoy cult sci-fi classics on the big screen at the Planetarium

Word-class comedy, music and drama at the Cutty Sark Theatre

Word-class comedy, music and drama at the Cutty Sark Theatre

Special Lates at the National Maritime Museum and Queen's House

Special Lates at the National Maritime Museum and Queen's House

Essential information

Event Type: 
Opening times: 
After 6pm
Location: 
Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark, National Maritime Museum, Queen's House
Evening events

Explore our full programme of upcoming late events

Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
New material in the form of adventurous comedic opera and affable anecdotes from Robert White and Edd Hedges.
Times:
Thursday 20 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Impractical joker Paul McCaffrey and stand-up storyteller Angela Barnes perform brand new material before they hit the Edinburgh Fringe.
Times:
Friday 21 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Planetarium shows
Times:
Saturday 22 July | 6.30-9.00pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Fearless comic Andrew Lawrence and offbeat Newsjack writer Saskia Preston perform brand new material before they hit the Edinburgh Fringe.
Times:
Saturday 22 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Deadringers’ impersonation sensation Jan Ravens and fast rising newcomer Ken Cheng perform new material before they hit the Edinburgh...
Times:
Sunday 23 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Kiri Pritchard-McLean and Daniel Cook perform new material on immoral tales of morality and money making before they hit the Edinburgh...
Times:
Monday 24 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Catch John Robins reflecting on love and loss and Chris Stokes offering gag-packed anecdotes, before they hit the Edinburgh Fringe.
Times:
Tuesday 25 July | 7pm SOLD OUT
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
See Catriona Knox (and her host of extraordinary wife personas) and Russell Layton’s acclaimed one man spin on weather reporter Michael...
Times:
Wednesday 26 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Enjoy Tom Allen’s sensational stand up and Phil Jerrod’s unique stream-of-consciousness observations before they hit the Edinburgh Fringe.
Times:
Thursday 27 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Experience operatic comedy from Jayde Adams and keen observations from Sarah Keyworth before they hit the Edinburgh Fringe.
Times:
Friday 28 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Samantha Baines takes a humorous look at the lost women of science while Alice Marshall’s comic characters delve into the darker side of...
Times:
Saturday 29 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Cutty Sark Theatre, Evenings & Lates
Internationally acclaimed comics Dan Antopolski and Mae Martin perform brand new material on the “burning topics of today”, obsessions and...
Times:
Sunday 30 July | 7pm
Location:
Cutty Sark
Planetarium shows
Times:
5 August: 6.00 - 8.30pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Times:
16 September: 6.00 - 8.30pm
Location:
Planetarium & Astronomy Centre
Evenings & Lates
Leonardo Di Caprio fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team, in this Oscar...
Times:
Tuesday 19 September 2017 | 6pm
Location:
Cutty Sark