Arthur’s Adventure

Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

Arthur’s Adventure

About Arthur’s Adventure

17th June 2019
24th June 2019
1st July 2019
plus 8 more date(s), see below for more info
1pm - 4pm
Holyrood Park
Holyrood Park Queen's Dr, Edinburgh East EH8 8HG
This is a free event
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Come along on a more challenging guided walk to learn about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice! Find out about the people who lived and worked in the Park from 7000 years ago up until the present day and learn more about the rare wildlife that makes the Park so special.

This is a strenuous walk and will involve steep inclines, declines and rough terrain.

When booking your place, please include:

Your name and contact telephone number

Name and date of the event you'd like to attend

The number of spaces you'd like to reserve

Image Credit: Historic Environment Scotland

Additional Dates: 24 June 2019, 01 July 2019, 08 July 2019, 15 July 2019, 22 July 2019, 29 July 2019, 05 August 2019, 12 August 2019, 19 August 2019, 26 August 2019

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Arthur’s Adventure are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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