Curious About Aberdeen

Explore, Discover & Enjoy Aberdeen with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format.
Are you curious about Aberdeen? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our self-guided walks with a treasure hunt theme – looping around the better-known sights, as well as some of the more unusual and quirky ones, which combined make Aberdeen an intriguing place to explore!

Diving Santa and Fishmas

Santa's annual splash in the tank takes place this year on Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th December and Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd December. The dive show is at 2pm, but don't forget there will be all sorts of Fishmas fun every day on those weekends, including fun festive crafts, a Fishmas trail and carol singing, as well as a lovely prize give away each day.

Time to Ho Ho Ho....!!!

Normal admission rates apply.

Aberdeen City Centre Free Walking Tour with Scot Free Tours

Learn about Aberdeen's history and colourful characters, from pirates to Lord Byron, in this free two and a half hour walking tour around the city centre.

Interested in learning more about Aberdeen? In this tour you will see the highlights of Aberdeen city centre, while you find out about Aberdeen's social history, its quirky inhabitants and how it got to where it is today.

All tours start from the Mercat Cross in the Castlegate. Walk-ups are welcome but to guarantee your place, reserve a space on our website. The tours are free. Donations are welcome.

Banchory Singers Christmas concert: A Stage and Screen Christmas

This year the theme of the Banchory Singers' annual festive  concert  will be Christmassy songs from the stage and screen. Come and enjoy an uplifting evening or afternoon with classics from the musicals like the Wizard of Oz and Elf, California Dreamin', Walking in the Air... and much more! Tickets available now from choir members or Banchory Library.