Easter at the Palace

Visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse over the Easter holidays and try out our new Easter trail - search the Palace to spot the weird and wonderful hats, wigs and crowns worn thoughout the ages.

Easter at the Palace

About Easter at the Palace

Visit over the Easter holidays and try out our new Easter trail - search the Palace to spot the weird and wonderful hats, wigs and crowns worn thoughout the ages.

Visit our Family Room to enter our competition to design an Easter bonnet for The Queen and win an Easter Hamper.

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

Other Events at The Palace of Holyroodhouse

Fragments: A Leonardo Concert

Fragments: A Leonardo Concert

26th February 2020
Join us in The Queen's Gallery on Wednesday 26th February for an exclusive, intimate concert surrounded by Leonardo da Vinci's drawings!
Sketching Workshop

Sketching Workshop

6th March 2020
Join Mark Kirkham, better known as the Edinburgh Sketcher, as you explore how Leonardo da Vinci captured the world through his sketches in this half-day workshop on Friday 6th March!

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Rob Roy MacGregor
20th February 2020
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
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Guinness PRO14: Edinburgh v Connacht
21st February 2020
BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh West
Get the gang together for Friday night rugby under the lights to support your city on the big stage as Edinburgh Rugby face Irish side Connacht on Friday 21 February!
Cocoabean Pop up Chocolate Workshops
Cocoabean Pop up Chocolate Workshops
22nd February 2020
Dobbies Edinburgh, Lasswade
The Cocoabean Company is coming to Dobbies Garden Centre Edinburgh on Saturday 22nd February with a unique and interactive experience for children and adults that is truly unforgettable!
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Rob Roy MacGregor
20th February 2020
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
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The Edinburgh Festival of Sound 2020
The Edinburgh Festival of Sound 2020
21st Feb 2020 - 22nd Feb 2020
Teviot Row House, Edinburgh South
The Edinburgh Festival of Sound brings together a community of like-minded audio enthusiasts for a weekend of talks, workshops, exhibits and live performances diving deep into Sound & Technology!
Schiltron!
Schiltron!
22nd February 2020
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Come along to Edinburgh Castle and find out what a Schiltron was, how pikes were used and have a go yourself!
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Colinton and Merchiston Choir: Spring Concert
Colinton and Merchiston Choir: Spring Concert
23rd March 2020
NA, Edinburgh South
Join the Colinton & Merchiston Choir as they present their Spring Concert on Monday 23rd March in the magnificent Memorial Hall at Merchiston Castle School!
Easter Eggcitement
Easter Eggcitement
4th Apr 2020 - 20th Apr 2020
Almond Valley Heritage Centre, Livingston
Meet the new arrivals this Easter school break at Almond Valley handling and encounter sessions, then keep a look out for hidden eggs that might win you a prize on the springtime trail!
Andy and the Odd Socks
Andy and the Odd Socks
7th April 2020
Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh South
The 'greatest kid's band ever' singing about aliens, dinosaurs rapping robots and groovy hoovers comes to Church Hill Theatre on 7th April.
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Rob Roy MacGregor
20th February 2020
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Rob Roy MacGregor - Hear stories of Rebellion, clan warfare and self-preservation at Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh’s Medical Detectives- The Return of Sherlock Holmes
Edinburgh’s Medical Detectives- The Return of Sherlock Holmes
20th February 2020
Surgeons Hall Museums, Edinburgh South
Surgeons' Hall Museums Curator returns to further investigate Edinburgh's 19th century 'medical detectives' and their influence on Arthur Conan Doyle's most famous character, Sherlock Holmes.
Old Edinburgh Trams
Old Edinburgh Trams
20th February 2020
granton:hub, Edinburgh North
With a range of rare and previously unpublished images, Kenneth Williamson explores the rich history of the city's tram system at this talk on 20th February at Granton:hub!
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