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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.
Meet a member of Dr. Elsie Inglis’ Scottish Women’s Hospital and hear tales of this all-female medical unit.
Hear how the Fife and Forfar Yeomanry faced the mission of pushing the Turkish Empire out of Palestine.
Hear the true stories of two veterans as they recount their very different tales of service
War is traditionally a male domain but during the Wars of Independence, women were among some of Bruce’s strongest and bravest supporters.
Brand new for 2018 to celebrate the Year of Young People, take this opportunity to experience Edinburgh Castle as you never have before!
This is your opportunity to congratulate Mary, Queen of Scots, on the birth of James.
Meet King James V’s musician who will tell tales of the instruments, some of which may even be true!
Meet Lord and Lady Brechin, Earl and Countess of Angus as they guide you through how fashion of the Kings court changed through the medieval period.
Meet Lady Edmund, who served at Queen Margaret’s Court. She'll tell you what life was like in the castle during Margaret's reign.
Meet a Highland soldier from 1918 and learn about his experience at the front and his reflections on the Armistice.