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Sir Walter Scott at the Castle: 9, 10, 11 & 25 May

  • Posted on: 29/04/2018

Sir Walter Scotland and the Discovery of Scotland It’s 1822. Sir Walter looks back on the discovery of the Honours of Scotland and looks forward to the arrival of George IV to the Castle. Performances are on the half moon …

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Edinburgh Castle, 30 April: Unsung Heroines in World War I

  • Posted on: 29/04/2018

The Role of the VAD Nurse in World War I So often World War I is seem through the eyes of those who fought on the Front. But what of the women who “fought” to save lives in the military …

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The Red Clydesider at Edinburgh Castle, 20, 26 April

  • Posted on: 19/04/2018

David Kirkwood returns to Edinburgh Castle and remembers the day he arrived in 1917 as a prisoner at the Castle. Come and hear his story. 11.15, 12.15, 14.00 and 15.00  

National Museum of Rural Life: Sunday Fun, 1st April

  • Posted on: 29/03/2018

Wash Day Come and meet Sadie from the 1950s and help her spring clean the farmhouse and get on with the washing. Fingers crossed for a dry day! 10:30 – 13:00 & 14:00 – 16:00 (drop in, at the farm)