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Opening Times & Prices

Opening hours

We are open 7 days a week.

Monday to Thursday: 9.30 to 16.30. First tour at 10.00 and last tour at 16.30.

Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 09:30-18.00. First tour at 10.00 and last tour at 18.00

Please book online in advance. Due to limited availability and capacity, tours can sell out quickly, so consider booking a few days or weeks ahead of your visit.

To ensure you have a safe and enjoyable visit, we have made some changes to the tours. Read our ‘Know Before You Go’ guidelines for more information.

Please note, opening and closing times vary seasonally.


To guarantee entry on the date and at the time of your choice, and to enable us to comply with government guidelines, we ask that you buy your tickets online in advance.

Ticket Type Price
Adult £17.95
(with valid student ID)
(5 – 15 years)*
Family Ticket
(2 adults & 2 children)*
Only available online

* Please note that the tour is not suitable for children under 5 years of age for safety reasons, therefore no child under 5 years will be admitted.

Due to the historic nature of the attraction, please review our access statement prior to booking your tour.


Find out the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions here.

How To Find Us

The Real Mary King’s Close, given its underground nature, can be a little difficult to find!

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