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Edinburgh Whisky Tour

A King’s Dram at The Real Mary King’s Close

Experience a dram tasting like to no other at The Real Mary King’s Close this May. To celebrate International Whisky Month, we’ve teamed up with local whisky experts and retailers – Jeffrey Street Whisky – once again.

Expect a crafted and unique whisky tasting tour in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town. Discover the secrets of Edinburgh’s illicit stills, and delve into the history of our national drink as you explore over 400 years of whisky production in Scotland.

On this sell-out Edinburgh Whisky Tour, Learn about the origins of the ‘usquebaugh’ and why Mary King’s Close was at the centre of a thriving and bustling trade. Follow in the footsteps of a former resident as you journey back in time, and explore the rooms, streets, and spaces underneath Edinburgh’s famous Royal Mile.

What’s included in your Edinburgh Whisky Tour?

When: Fridays and Saturdays in May
Time: 9.30pm
Price: £35 per person

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The Real Mary King's Close
2 Warriston's Close
High Street
Edinburgh EH1 1PG 0131 225 0672
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