Shrouded in myths and mysteries, The Close and its warren of streets, homes, and passageways offer a truly unique 5-star visitor experience for all education groups. Unlock the secrets of Edinburgh’s only preserved 17th-century street, wander through a labyrinth of Old Town alleyways, avoid the cry of “Gardyloo!”, and discover the stories of the people who lived, worked, and died here.
|UK School (5-15)||10.50**|
|Group Child (5-15)||12.50*|
|Group Student / Adult (15+)||16.95*|
*Price of £10.50 only applies to UK-registered schools as listed on the gov.uk website.
*All Group and UK-School prices are only available during our off-peak times. During peak times public rates will be charged.
Up to 18 students per tour (+2 teachers). Tours run every 15 minutes. For larger groups, please contact us to discuss how we can best accommodate you. One adult is admitted for free with every 10 children. Free familiarisation visit available for group organisers.
Our capacity is 20 guests per tour. We require a minimum x1 adult to go down for every 10 pupils (1:6 for 5-12s), and 1 additional adult to be available above ground in the case of an under 16 having to leave the tour early. The Real Mary Kings Close does not take responsibility for anyone under the age of 16 years old.