Burns for Beginners at Edinburgh Castle

Come along for a light-hearted introduction to the bard and some of his works at Edinburgh Castle.

Burns for Beginners at Edinburgh Castle

About Burns for Beginners at Edinburgh Castle

Robert Burns, one of Scotland's literary greats, but what exactly was he talking about?

Come along for a light-hearted introduction to the bard and some of his works. Crowd participation highly encouraged!

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Burns for Beginners at Edinburgh Castle are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Music Through the Ages

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28th April 2018 - 29th April 2018
Schiltron - 17th Century, see how the Scots of this era fought with pikes in schiltrons and have a go yourself!
Gun Salutes 2018

Gun Salutes 2018

18th May 2018
Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.
Gun Salutes 2018

Gun Salutes 2018

2nd June 2018
Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.
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Gun Salutes 2018

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Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.
Gun Salutes 2018

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Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.
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20th July 2018
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21st July 2018
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Gun Salutes 2018

Gun Salutes 2018

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Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.

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