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  • Swords of the Righteous

    Wednesday 3 September

    Listen to Cromwellian soldiers explain why they laid siege to Edinburgh Castle, and see them demonstrate how they made it surrender ...

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  • Rebels and Redcoats

    Saturday 6 September

    The Jacobite war of 1745 was one of the most turbulent in Scottish history. Come along and learn what role the castle played in ...

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  • Rebels and Redcoats

    Sunday 7 September

    The Jacobite war of 1745 was one of the most turbulent in Scottish history. Come along and learn what role the castle played in ...

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  • Hands on History

    Tuesday 9 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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  • Swords of the Righteous

    Wednesday 10 September

    Listen to Cromwellian soldiers explain why they laid siege to Edinburgh Castle, and see them demonstrate how they made it surrender ...

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  • Kilts and Captivity

    Thursday 11 September

    A Jacobite soldier explains his part in the Jacobite uprising of 1745. Event included in normal admission price.<br ...

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  • Hands on History

    Friday 12 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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  • Schiltron

    Saturday 13 September

    Edinburgh Castle is steeped in war. In the years following the infamous Black Dinner in 1440 war raged between the mighty Black Douglas ...

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  • Schiltron

    Sunday 14 September

    Edinburgh Castle is steeped in war. In the years following the infamous Black Dinner in 1440 war raged between the mighty Black Douglas ...

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  • Hands on History

    Tuesday 16 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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  • Visiting Victorians

    Wednesday 17 September

    Hear about the 19th century tourists to the castle; The Royal pageantry for the visit of George IV; Walter Scott's quest to find the ...

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  • Visiting Victorians

    Thursday 18 September

    Hear about the 19th century tourists to the castle; The Royal pageantry for the visit of George IV; Walter Scott's quest to find the ...

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  • Hands on History

    Friday 19 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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  • Hands on History

    Tuesday 23 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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  • Rebels and Redcoats

    Wednesday 24 September

    The Jacobite war of 1745 was one of the most turbulent in Scottish history. Come along and learn what role the castle played in ...

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  • Rebels and Redcoats

    Thursday 25 September

    The Jacobite war of 1745 was one of the most turbulent in Scottish history. Come along and learn what role the castle played in ...

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  • Hands on History

    Friday 26 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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  • Trebuchets and Trickery

    Monday 29 September

    Edinburgh Castle was considered impregnable by the standards of the 1300's and yet Sir Thomas Randolph managed to capture it without ...

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  • Hands on History

    Tuesday 30 September

    Learn more about castle life by getting hands on with objects from Edinburgh Castle's fascinating history. Event ...

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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.