Here on the blog we are looking at the Great Hall, a popular place in the castle to visit. This magnificent building was completed in 1512 built for James IV and its main purpose was to serve as the chief place … Continue reading
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We recently caught up with Edinburgh Castle’s head chef, Adrian Knibbs. Here at Edinburgh Castle we started to build our Castle Roast Tent. It looks more like a pagoda than a tent, which should make it easy to spot us! … Continue reading
Today (30th April), saw two rare Regimental flags put on show in the Great Hall, commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. They will be on display until 31st August 2015. Enjoy our time lapse video taken by … Continue reading
In the 200th year commemorating the anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, visitors will have the last opportunity to witness two Scottish Regimental flags and also take part in our Waterloo themed event! To start off, in early May visitors … Continue reading
Celebrate this Easter weekend (Sat 4 & Sun 5 April, 12pm – 4pm) with over 1000 years of Scottish History. From Isabella Buchan, heroine of the Wars of Independence, to a Redcoat soldier and Mary of Guise, take the chance … Continue reading