Beat the queues to Edinburgh's most famous attraction. Enter a castle built on stories. Visit the oldest building in Edinburgh. Witness the One o’clock Gun, Edinburgh’s big bang! Create your own bespoke visit to the castle.

Head first into Christmas »

From Christmas past to Christmas presents we have a wonderful line up of festive events to look forward to this year. Visit our Christmas website for lots of festive fun.

Events »

Find out more about our costumed performer events at the castle, and bring your visit to life.

Enjoy a family day out and test your knowledge with our Quiz.

Visit our Itineraries page to make the most of your trip to the castle.