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Easter at the Castle

Easter at the Castle


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10am - 1pm
Dates:Sun 5 April 2015
Cost: £5 per person 

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Have fun in our idyllic setting and experience a host of crafts and trails in the woodland.

 
Enjoy Easter cake  and lots of other treats with us! Watch out for lost bunnies...

With the Lauriston team.

** Please note that children cannot be booked into workshops alone; at least one paying adult must accompany them. **



Pre-booking and advance payment are essential. To secure your place please book and pay:

Online: via the Usher Hall website  Listings are in date order.

By phone: 0131 228 1155 (Opening hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5.30pm)

In person:  Box Office, Usher Hall, Lothian Road, EH1 2EA (Opening hours: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5.30pm)


For further information about this event (non-booking information) contact Margaret Findlay, Public Programmes Manager, on 0131 529 3963 or via margaret.findlay@edinburgh.gov.uk


 

'Uptown Abbey': Lauriston above and below stairs

'Uptown Abbey': Lauriston above and below stairs


Lauriston Castle
[Event]

Join Edinburgh Living History, our award winning troupe of Living History interpreters at Lauriston Castle - Edinburgh’s very own hidden Edwardian gem.

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: 3pm
Dates:Sun 27 September 2015
Cost: Adult £5 (or £6.50 including afternoon tea); Child £3 (£4.50); Family £12.50 (£17).

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National Trust for Scotland Walled Garden Case Studies

National Trust for Scotland Walled Garden Case Studies


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

An assessment of the Trust’s walled gardens.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Mon 28 September 2015
Cost: £8 - includes a special tour of the Castle, coffee and cakes

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A clearer light: Lord Hailes and the Scottish Enlightenment

A clearer light: Lord Hailes and the Scottish Enlightenment


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

Sir David Dalrymple, Lord Hailes, was very much a man of his time. 'His time' was no ordinary time, however.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Wed 30 September 2015
Cost: £8 - includes a special tour of the Castle, coffee and cakes

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In the kitchen with Mrs Mash

In the kitchen with Mrs Mash


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Join Mrs Mash the storytelling cook for stories, songs, games and food fun for all the family.

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 12.30pm
Dates:Sun 4 October 2015
Cost: £6 per person

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The Fascination of Jewellery:  Important Women Collectors

The Fascination of Jewellery: Important Women Collectors


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

Clare Blatherwick focuses on four women and their amazingly diverse jewellery collections – Evalyn Walsh McLean, Marjorie Merriweather Post, Elizabeth Taylor and Madeleine Albri...

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Fri 9 October 2015
Cost: £8 - includes a special tour of the Castle, coffee and cakes

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Amazing Autumn Jewellery

Amazing Autumn Jewellery


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Take inspiration from the amazing autumn colours and textures at Lauriston...

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 12.30pm
Dates:Sun 11 October 2015
Cost: £4 per person

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Hallowe'en at the Castle

Hallowe'en at the Castle


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

A slightly different structure to our usual events...

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10am - 1pm
Dates:Sun 25 October 2015
Cost: £6 per person

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The Houses of the Old Cramond Parish Part 1: The Development of the Barnton Estate

The Houses of the Old Cramond Parish Part 1: The Development of the Barnton Estate


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

This talk will outline the development of the Barnton Estate from the late 1500s to the present day.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Tue 3 November 2015
Cost: £8 - includes a special tour of the Castle, coffee and cakes

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Ballads, Songs and Snatches: Exploring the world of Gilbert and Sullivan

Ballads, Songs and Snatches: Exploring the world of Gilbert and Sullivan


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

In this two-part lecture you will learn how the world-famous partnership of Gilbert and Sullivan created their universally popular series of comic operas.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Wed 4 November 2015
Cost: £8 - includes a special tour of the Castle, coffee and cakes

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