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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