Aberdeen caters for all cultural, leisure and entertainment tastes.

Aberdeen regularly attracts national and international artists and companies. The city also boasts three cinema multiplexes, a Maritime Museum, botanic gardens, numerous public parks and first-class sports facilities.

You can find out more information about Aberdeen download the Aberdeen App or view a video about the city 

If you want to extend your stay you can find out more about the area on the Visit Aberdeenshire website.

Eating Out in Aberdeen

As with other cities, Aberdeen has a wide range of eateries catering for most tastes! You can get links to a range of restaurants from http://www.webcafe.co.uk/ most of which provide a sample menu and an indication of price.

Aberdeen Sports Village and Aquatics Centre

Want to burn off some of the calories from the conference dinner while you are here?  Why not visit the Aberdeen Sports Village or the Aquatics Centre located close to the University's King's College Campus?

Aberdeen Sports Village is the premier sport and exercise facility in Scotland, hosting an array of world class sporting facilities.

A partnership between the University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen City Council and sportscotland, the Village first opened to the public in August 2009.

Non members can attend Exercise Classes, Energy Zone and other facilities please see our "Pay as You Play" price list card.

Gold Patron

Oceans OES
Marine Technology Society

 Gold Patron

Subsea UK


University of Aberdeen
The Robert Godon University
Visit Aberdeen

Associated Societies

Society for Underwater Technology   The Challenger Society for Marine Sciences Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology Institute of Physics