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At this festive time visitors will have an opportunity to learn about the tales and traditions of a Victorian Christmas.
Join us for a fun and exciting adaptation of Dickens' classic Christmas tale.
Mary, Queen of Scots is celebrating the Twelve Days of Christmas with her courtiers.
Find out the different ways the Scottish celebrate Hogmanay!
Get dressed for battle and learn how to use the medieval longbow and crossbow from castle archer, Rusty Bodkins.
This is your opportunity to congratulate Mary, Queen of Scots, on the birth of James.
Find out how weaponry evolved from the early medieval period right through to the duels of the 17th century.
Join us on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice.
Come along and learn what role the castle played in the Jacobite war of 1745 and meet characters from the period.
Meet King James V’s musician who will tell tales of the instruments, some of which may even be true!
Come and see how the Scots fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself.
Drop into the castle and give wildlife a helping hand this winter.