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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.
Come hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation.
Find out why the Jacobite Risings of 1715 and 1745 failed as you meet a Highlander held prisoner the castle.
So often World War I is seen through the eyes of those who fought on the front. But what of the women who “fought” to save lives in the military and auxiliary hospitals around the country?
It's 1573 and once the castle is under siege! In the midst of the flying cannon balls and crumbling walls is 'barber surgeon' Hector Cadaver.
Life inside a castle is not always luxurious. In the 18th century Edinburgh castle is not a residence of royalty, but home to prisoners of war from across Europe and America.
Come and here the story of this extraordinary woman and her important contributions to Scottish culture.
Hear about the part the Grenadiers would play in the history of Edinburgh Castle and the eventual defeat of the Jacobites.