Portrait of Mary Queen of Scots
Walk in the footsteps of Mary Queen of Scots through the Palace and Castle that was once her home. Visit the locations associated with the Queen during her time in the City. Starting at the Palace of Holyroodhouse see her royal apartments and artifacts from her time. Hear about the Murder of David Rizzio and Darnleys part in it. Stroll through the Canongate visiting the grave of David Rizzio and onto the site of Kirk o'Fields. Hear about the murder of Lord Darnley and the consequence for Mary. After lunch (not included in the tour cost) You will see other locations associated with the Queen and end with a guided tour of Edinburgh Castle.
Fast Track Admission to the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Edinburgh Castle are included in the tour cost.
Duration: 6-7 hours
Start time: 09.30
Meeting point: Queens Gallery entrance, Palace of Holyroodhouse
Tour runs all year