All events in April 2014
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Join us over the Easter weekend for
magic, mirth and merriment. Family activities include a science
show, conjuring with Kramus the Magical Wizard and a chance for
little explorers to test their knowledge of Edinburgh Castle in the
Medieval Construction Science Show - 11.15, 12.15, 14.00, 15.00
How do you move a tonne of stone without a lorry or build a castle turret without a crane? Find out how with Peter the Stonemason in this interactive science show.
Kramus the Wizard - 12.00 - 16.00
Join Kramus Nexifius, our 2,500 year old wizard and his magicians, to witness some incredible tricks, sleight of hand and magic.
Birds of Prey - 12.00 - 16.00
Learn more about the myths surrounding the and get up close with some wonderful birds of prey.
Times Gone By - 12.00 - 16.00
Join the team from the Royal Observatory Edinburgh to learn more about the traditional uses of the sun and the stars.
The Castle Easter Egg Hunt (easter quiz)
Use the clues to hunt for 10 Easter Eggs hidden around the castle and unscramble the hidden word. Hand your answer in to the Visitor Information or Audio Tour Booth to be in with a chance of winning a prize.
The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is an annual display of stunning military sets from around the world.
Edinburgh Castle provides a stunning backdrop for concerts throughout the year.