The historic setting of the Burgh Courtroom is home to The Real Mary King’s Close gift shop and coffee house. Find the perfect, locally supplied souvenir for your visit or indulge in a selection of takeaway drinks and snacks.
From locally sourced artist prints, handcrafted Scottish mementoes, and exclusive whisky blends, to our sought-after plague doctor masks – each item we sell in the Mary King’s shop is chosen with love, a sense of pride, and an enthusiasm for our history.
If you’ve missed picking up your favourites during your visit, our The Real Mary King’s Close online shop delivers UK wide.
Our innovative new 40-page guidebook offers a unique glimpse into the history of The Close plus augmented reality brings 5 characters from Edinburgh’s past back to life.
Our print-at-home and redeemable online vouchers are the perfect present for history buffs and Edinburgh enthusiasts. Give the gift of The Close and we’ll promise, you’ll get very happy faces in return.
Scrumptious snacks and takeaway hot and cold drinks are now available in the spectacular setting of the Burgh Courtroom. All of our goodies are locally sourced and delicious.
In our café, we aim to involve only local suppliers. Our coffee is by Brodies, a supplier of Fairtrade coffee beans, and we also offer S. Luca Dairy Ice Cream. Both suppliers are based in the nearby town of Musselburgh and use only fresh Scottish double cream and whole milk.