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.

Great Scot: Free Walking Tour of Old Aberdeen

For over five hundred years, Old Aberdeen has been one of the great centres of learning in the North of Scotland. There can be no better place to celebrate Aberdeen's greatest thinkers, scientists, explorers, inventors, writers and gardeners (yes, we do mean gardeners). We'll explore the hidden places in this historic burgh, to tell the stories of some great Scots whose achievements did not get the recognition they deserved.

Craft Beer Tour

Since 2010, Aberdeen has been making a name for itself as a destination for craft beer lovers. On this small-group tour you’ll find out why that is, as we take you to four city centre pubs, linked to three independent craft breweries. You’ll find out about the history of craft beer and hear the surprising, amusing and revealing tales of how these Aberdeen breweries developed.

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.

Meditate in the Park

An hour of conducted meditation in a nature environment to donate vibrations of peace to a world in need.

A time for reflective contemplation assisted by music and conducted commentaries. Come and go as you please. You may need warm clothes at this time of year!