We re-open on July 18th! Please read our ‘know before you go’ guidelines to ensure a safe and enjoyable visit
The Real Mary King’s Close is one of Scotland’s most unique historic sites. Open throughout the year, the warren of underground spaces can be accessed from the Royal Mile.
The maid, merchant, foul clenger, poet, or Mary King’s daughter will enthral you with stories from times gone by.
What to expect from your visit to The Real Mary King's Close.
Open seven days per week. Tours take place every 15 minutes.
We're easy to find, just across from St Giles Cathedral.
We aim to enable as many visitors as possible to enjoy our unique experience.
Answers to some of your most frequently asked questions.
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