Science Museum in Edinburgh
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Dynamic Earth

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Dynamic Earth, 112-116 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS

Dynamic Earth is an interactive science museum. It takes visitors on a journey through the past, present and future of Planet Earth.

This striking landmark is one of the top family attractions in the city, situated in the picturesque Holyrood area, beside Arthur’s Seat.

Things to see at Dynamic Earth

There are fourteen zones to visit, so leave plenty of time to explore this visitor attraction. There’s so much to see, including captivating galleries, interactive exhibits and state-of-the-art technology bring the story of our world to life.

Firstly, you’ll travel back to the beginning of time in the Deep Time Machine. You’ll witness the creation of earth. And then follow the planet through its evolution from dry tundra to the bottom of the ocean. Experience the humidity of the tropical rainforest and a shattering earthquake, before touching a real iceberg beneath the Aurora Borealis.

One of the highlights is an epic 4D expedition 4DVENTURE. Fly from the Arctic to deep within the tropical rainforest, with exciting stereoscopic 3D film and 4D special effects.

Finally, enter the awe-inspiring ShowDome. A dramatic 360-degree full dome projection is screened with 10.2 surround sound, providing a fully immersive cinematic experience and allowing the audience to feel part of the action.

Visit Dynamic Earth

Visit the Dynamic Earth website for tickets and more information.