EdinburghMarch 17 2022 – July 17 2022
"Ever wanted to walk straight into a Van Gogh painting? Here's the immersive show for you. Projectors plaster the great artist's painted worlds across the walls — inviting you to get truly lost in them. Walk through a mirrored room of sunflowers, and be dazzled under a starry canvas in this escapist, highly Instagrammable experience."LONDONIST
"It is at time mind-blowing, as you find yourself immersed in Van Gogh's art in its most amazing details and brushwork and gets particularly exhilarating when sunflowers bouquets and starry provencal nights inundate the space."CULTURE WHISPER
"Surrounded by vibrant symphonies of colours and sound, the interactive show makes for an enchanting experience that's ideal for a half-term family outing."GQ
"Van Gogh Alive completely breaks with the traditional museum concept and introduces us fully into the painter’s universe"CONDÉ NAST
"Venture into a sensory journey like no other of its kind"FORBES
"A stunning visual experience"ELLE
"The vibrant colours and vivid details of Van Gogh’s works are truly breath-taking"TATLER
"Van Gogh Alive lets you peek into the heart of the painter and connect with him both deeply and subtly"CNN
"Making the magic of art come alive for all ages"Time Out
17 MARCH 2021 – 17 JULY 2022FESTIVAL SQUAREEDINBURGH
The most visited immersive multi-sensory experience in the world.
Having dazzled over 8.5 million visitors across 75 cities worldwide, the most visited immersive, multi-sensory experience in the world is making its hotly anticipated Scottish debut in Edinburgh’s iconic Festival Square, opening in spring for an exclusive four month run.
Hosted within a stunning, purpose-built venue from March 17th to July 17th, this Covid-safe and family-friendly experience is anticipated to become Scotland’s biggest visitor attraction along with Edinburgh Fringe; providing a truly world-class cultural experience in the heart of Edinburgh.
Prepare to transcend time and space as you accompany Van Gogh on a journey through the Netherlands, Arles, Saint Rémy and Auvers-sur-Oise, where he created many of his timeless masterpieces. Set to an evocative classical score, a thrilling display of over 3,000 inspirational images transforms every surface that surrounds you in what has been described as an “unforgettable multi-sensory experience”.
At Van Gogh Alive you don’t just look at his paintings, you step inside them and feel their power.
Please note: Van Gogh Alive provides a safe and COVID compliant environment that exceeds government public health guidelines.
Location & opening times
March 17 2022 –
July 17 2022
Monday* – when demand dictates – 10am to 7pm (in half-hour time slots)
Tuesday to Thursday – 10am to 7pm (in half-hour time slots)
Friday – 9:30am to 8pm (in half-hour time slots)
Saturday – 9am to 8pm (in half-hour time slots)
Sunday – 9:30am to 7pm (in half-hour time slots)
NB Times shown are first and last entry
* Closed on Mondays except for Bank Holidays, half-term and school holidays