Discover Edinburgh Castle

Discover Edinburgh Castle and use it as a focus for your project

These activities are specifically designed to use Edinburgh Castle as a focus for your project.

Choose from:

  • Castle Life
  • Mary Queen of Scots
  • Wars of Independence

Your group will be guided around Edinburgh Castle and take part in an interactive workshop exploring your chosen topic.

The gatehouse at Edinburgh Castle.
  • Location

    Edinburgh Castle

  • Booking

    Contact the Learning Bookings Team direct

  • Booking Email


  • Booking Phone Number

    0131 652 8155/8156

  • Dates

    October 3rd, 11th, 30th and 31st (2018), November 20th, 21st (2018), February 5th, 6th and 7th (2019), March 25th, 26th and 27th (2019)

  • Times

    10.30am, 1.00pm

  • Duration

    90 minutes

  • Max Attendees


  • Cost

    £70 per session

  • Level

    Second (P4 - 7)
    Third & Fourth (S1 -3)
    Senior Phase (S4 - 6)

  • Subjects

    Social Studies (Castles)
    Social Studies (History)
    Social Studies (Mary Queen of Scots)
    Social Studies (Wars of Independence)