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Meet a member of Dr. Elsie Inglis’ Scottish Women’s Hospital and hear tales of this all-female medical unit.
Hear from a Scot loyal to King George and find out why he chose to stand against the fearsome Jacobite tide.
Meet King James V’s musician who will tell tales of the instruments, some of which may even be true!
Join Edinburgh-born Deaf historian John Hay for a BSL tour of Edinburgh Castle.
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner the castle.
Get dressed for battle and learn how to use the medieval longbow and crossbow from castle archer, Rusty Bodkins.
Come and see how the Scots fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself.
Come along and learn what role the castle played in the Jacobite war of 1745 and meet characters from the period.
Make Christmas 2019 special with afternoon tea in the opulent Queen Anne Room.
Make Christmas 2019 special with lunch in the opulent Queen Anne Room.