Spectacular Jousting

Hear the thunder of hooves and the clashing of lances at the annual jousting tournament at Linlithgow Palace on 27th and 28th June!

Spectacular Jousting

About Spectacular Jousting

In light of updated Scottish Government advice regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have taken the decision to close public access to our staffed properties and offices until further notice. All planned public events will also be postponed until further notice – full details of these can be found on our Events page in the coming days: historicenvironment.scot/whats-on.

Hear the thunder of hooves and the clashing of lances as Linlithgow Palace hosts our annual jousting tournament. Watch as noble knights battle it out to be crowned champion.

Historic Scotland Members: Entry to the event is free so please do not buy tickets. Please have your valid membership cards ready to scan as this will speed up waiting times.

Prepaid tickets: If you have prepaid tickets please have the print out ready to scan.

Tickets will also be available to purchase on arrival at the event on both days.

£13.50 Adult (16-59yrs)
£10.80 Concession (60yrs+)
£8.10 Child (5-15yrs)
Children under 5 go free. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

£27.00 Family (1 adult + 2 children)
£38.70 Family (2 adults + 2 children)
£45.90 Family (2 adults + 3 children)
Free for Members (just show your membership on the day)

Image credit: © Rob McDougall


While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Spectacular Jousting are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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