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Best Arts and Crafts In Edinburgh, Edinburgh and Lothian

We've rounded up the best arts and crafts in Edinburgh in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 7 Edinburgh arts and crafts to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including indoor and soft play areas. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the arts and crafts we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Doodles Ceramics Workshop

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Doodles Ceramics Workshop is a paint-your-own pottery workshop. Choose from their range of white, unglazed pottery items. The range includes mugs, pl...

Orcadia Trampoline Centre

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Head off to the Orcadia Trampoline Centre, where your little ones can let off some steam and bounce the day away. With 6 trampolines, there’s plenty...

Potter Around

  • Kirknewton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Potter Around is a pottery painting and craft studio located in Kirknewton on the outskirts of Edinburgh close to Livingston. Try your hand at painti...

Fingers and Thumbs Crafts Centre

  • North Berwick
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Fingers and Thumbs Crafts Centre We are open 6 days Tuesday to Sunday pop in anytime during our opening hours no need to book. During the holidays yo...

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

  • Motherwell
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre is a museum with changing exhibitions and hands-on activities for children. There are craft activities and events f...

The Craft Pottery

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Get creative at The Craft Pottery! Paint your own pottery and then, once it has been glazed and fired, take it home to use. Choose from an array of s...

Mugdock Country Park

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

There is something for everyone at Mugdock Country Park. Get involved in archery (on special event days), explore the castle or take part in the hist...

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