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Castle of Light

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

Edinburgh Castle

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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!

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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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