This year celebrate the festive season in Edinburgh's most iconic setting.
Discover the traditions of a Victorian Christmas, from the origins of the Christmas cracker to who sent the first ever Christmas card and hear how Mary Queen of Scots would have celebrated Christmas. For that extra special treat why not indulge in our Christmas lunches or new for this year our sumptuous Christmas Afternoon Tea.
Afternoon Tea Experience
From 5-11, 16-18 and 23-24 December our Afternoon Tea Experience will have a festive twist! Our Christmas themed afternoon tea is the perfect way to kick start your festive celebrations and it makes a great gift for friends and family.
Sittings available between 10am and 3pm.
From £40 per person (incls admission to the castle). Members from £22. Option to include a glass of Prosecco.