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Castle of Light

Selected dates from Thursday 14 November 2019 to Sunday 22 December 2019

Edinburgh Castle

Image of Edinburgh Castle with blue lines of light coming out of it

Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’.

Follow in the footsteps of Scotland’s heroes and be welcomed by stunning visuals and state of the art lighting installations. Watch as the history of this iconic landmark illuminates the very walls that saw it unfold. A magical experience for all of the family - Prepare to be dazzled!

The best price is by buying online in advance. Walk up tickets will also be available.

EARLY BIRD PRICES - Don't miss out, only available in September. Prices listed below:

10% discount on tickets for Historic Scotland Members' (valid membership card required). Not a Member? Join now to enjoy the benefits.

Pick your entry time slot when buying tickets (the last slot is at 8.30pm). We recommend at least 90 minutes to follow the route. 

Our Tea Rooms and Redcoat café will be open for drinks and snacks.

Select from 22 available dates until Sun 22 Dec 2019

(This calendar is for informational purposes only, please select a date when booking your tickets.)


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