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  • Women of Independence

    Saturday 2 August

    War is traditionally a male domain but during the Wars of Independence, women were among some of Bruce's strongest and bravest ...

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  • Prisoner

    Monday 4 August

    In April, 1811, a daring escape took place from Edinburgh Castle, where French prisoners were held during the Napoleonic War.<br ...

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  • Prisoner

    Tuesday 5 August

    In April, 1811, a daring escape took place from Edinburgh Castle, where French prisoners were held during the Napoleonic War.<br ...

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    Featured Event

    Mary, Queen of Scots

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    It is 1566 and Mary, Queen of Scots has given birth to James, heir to the throne. There is great rejoicing.

    The Queen will be holding an audience in the Great Hall of Edinburgh Castle and this is your opportunity to congratulate her and find out more about her fascinating life so far.

    Event included in normal admission price.

    BUY ONLINE AND BEAT THE QUEUES WITH FAST TRACK PRINT AT HOME TICKETS.

    Tickets can also be purchased on the day of the event.

    Costumed Performers Edinburgh Castle

     

    Military Tattoo »

    The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is an annual display of stunning military sets from around the world.

    Concerts »

    Edinburgh Castle provides a stunning backdrop for concerts throughout the year.

     

     

    Please note that the Military Tattoo and Castle Concert events are not run by Edinburgh Castle.