TICKETS AND PRICING2024-05-24T11:49:57+01:00

TICKET INFORMATION

Join us on an epic adventure at Dynamic Earth! Explore our galleries on a self-guided tour, or experience an out-of-this-world show in Edinburgh’s only Planetarium.

Dynamic Earth is a charity committed to empowering people with understanding and empathy for planet Earth. Your visit means the world to us because it supports our charitable mission – thank you!

Explore our ticket options and FAQs below.

ADMISSION
TICKET

The full Dynamic Earth experience.

What’s included:

Access to a self-guided tour through our galleries.

One presenter-led show or dome film in our 360° Planetarium.

Average visit time:
2–3 hours

*includes Gift Aid donation

Adult

£19.50

Child
Age 4-15

£12.00

Concession
Student, 65+

£16.70

Under 4 years

FREE

ANNUAL
MEMBERSHIP

Make it a year long adventure.

What’s included:

Free entry to the full Dynamic Earth experience for a whole year!

Be the first to hear about new events through our e-newsletters.

Vouchers to our gift shop and cafe.

Access to our Members Portal.

Adult

£42.00

Child
Age 4-15

£25.00

Concession
Student, 65+

£35.00

Under 4 years

FREE

PLANETARIUM
ONLY

An out-of-this-world show.

What’s included:

Experience a presenter-led show or dome film in our 360° degree Planetarium with spectacular surround sound.

Visit time:
30 minutes

Adult

£7.70

Child
Age 4-15

£7.70

Concession
Student, 65+

£7.70

Under 4 years

FREE

Making a Group Booking? 

Did you know that we offer a discount for bookings of 13 or more people? Find out more on our groups booking page.

GIFT VOUCHERS

Give the gift of Dynamic Earth

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How do I book a planetarium show?2024-04-22T12:23:55+01:00

A Planetarium show is included in your Admission ticket. While you will be prompted to select a time for your self-guided tour when booking, Planetarium shows will operate on a first come, first served basis on the day of your visit. 

Take a look at our Planetarium schedule for the month here, where you will be able to see which shows are running on the day of your visit. Shows run every hour, on the hour. 

If there is a specific show you would like to see, we recommend that you are in the Planetarium Waiting Area 10 minutes before the show begins. A member of our team will then escort you to the Planetarium depending on capacity. If you have any questions, please speak to a member of staff. 

Do I have to book or can I just turn up on the day?2024-04-22T12:28:47+01:00

We recommend booking in advance to secure your place and minimise queuing on the day, especially at peak times like school holidays. Book your ticket here. 

Tickets are available for on the day purchase from our ticket desk. 

What does the admission ticket consist of?2024-04-22T12:32:23+01:00

An Admission ticket includes:

  • Entry to the Dynamic Earth self-guided tour. You will be prompted to select a time for this to begin at the point of booking. 
  • One planetarium show in our 6K dome. Planetarium shows operate on a first come, first serve basis on the day of your visit. Additional planetarium shows can be booked online or purchased on the day.
Do carers go free?2023-06-22T07:23:27+01:00

Yes, we have a carers go free policy. We ask that a ticket is purchased for the individual requiring a carer. Proof will be checked on arrival (e.g. Blue Badge, C+1, PIP/DLA entitlement letter, or any other relevant ID.

Are tickets refundable?2024-05-06T09:11:04+01:00

Tickets are non-refundable, however we are happy to reschedule your visit in advance if you can no longer make it. Please email enquiries@dynamicearth.org.uk before your visit if you wish to make a change to your booking.

Do I need a ticket to visit the cafe and gift shop?2023-03-27T05:37:00+01:00

No, you are more than welcome to visit our cafe and gift shop without purchasing a ticket.

Is there car parking?2023-06-22T07:25:58+01:00

Yes there is a car park which is open 24 hours. It is located underneath the building and has a max entry height of 2.3m. For prices, visit the car park section of the website.

Is there a discount available for groups?2024-03-26T12:55:29+00:00

Groups of 13 or more qualify for our group rates. Please contact us to book your group visit.

Is there disabled access?2023-03-27T05:52:43+01:00

Dynamic Earth is fully accessible. Please view our accessibility page for more details.

If you have any questions or would like advice or assistance to make your booking, please contact enquiries@dynamicearth.org.uk