Times & Prices

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.

Opening Hours

We are releasing tours on demand. Please check our booking calendar for availability. Our admissions desk and shop will open half an hour before the last tour and will close when the last tour starts.

August First tour Last tour
Monday-Sunday 10.00 17.00
We look forward to welcoming you!    


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 £18.95
Child (5 – 15 years)* £12.45
Senior Citizen £18.95
Student £18.95
Family Ticket (2 adults & 2 children) £54.00

* 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

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