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At home with Mrs Reid

At home with Mrs Reid


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 12.30pm
Dates:Sun 24 August 2014
Cost: £5 per person

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Don your top hat or pearls and enjoy a grand visit to Mrs Reid's elegant Lauriston Castle...


...then switch roles and work with cook in the old Castle kitchen to prepare refreshments for Mrs Reid's invited guests.

With Jo Scott.


Please note that booking and payment should now be done via the Usher Hall - events can be booked from 10 March onwards:


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)

Online - via the Usher Hall website

Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori*

Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori*


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

This talk will focus on the commemoration of war through memorials in Scotland and particularly those in Edinburgh in the Council’s care.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Mon 10 November 2014
Cost: £8

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Scotland and Empire: 200 Years of History at Leith Hall

Scotland and Empire: 200 Years of History at Leith Hall


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

From the Battle of Balaclava to the Indian Mutiny, from the Napoleonic War to World War One, the Leiths of Leith Hall in Aberdeenshire witnessed and took part in many of the mos...

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Fri 14 November 2014
Cost: £8

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Burke and Hare's Edinburgh

Burke and Hare's Edinburgh


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

A brief overview of the teaching of medicine and anatomy in Edinburgh and the international influence of the anatomy department at the time.

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Wed 19 November 2014
Cost: £8

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The real Mrs Reid

The real Mrs Reid


Lauriston Castle
[Lecture]

Margaret Johnstone Reid was Lauriston’s last owner. She left the Castle in Trust to the Nation for future generations to enjoy. But what do we really know of Mrs Reid, or her ...

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am
Dates:Thu 20 November 2014
Cost: £8

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Murder Mystery: Deep, crisp...and DEAD

Murder Mystery: Deep, crisp...and DEAD


Lauriston Castle
[Event]

Challenge yourself to solve our most demanding mysteries. These require concentration and intelligence. Can you work out the answer?

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 7pm
Dates:Sat 22 November 2014
Cost: £30

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Enchanted Edwardian Christmas

Enchanted Edwardian Christmas


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Enjoy our very special Edwardian Christmas experience evoking the memories and atmosphere of a past era.

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10am - 1pm
Dates:Sat 29 November 2014
Cost: £7 per person

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Enchanted Edwardian Christmas

Enchanted Edwardian Christmas


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Enjoy our very special Edwardian Christmas experience evoking the memories and atmosphere of a past era.

Who is this for? - Families
Opening Hours: 10am - 1pm
Dates:Sun 30 November 2014
Cost: £7 per person

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Cute Christmas Toppers

Cute Christmas Toppers


Lauriston Castle
[Workshop]

Ideal little gifts for teachers or party hosts, these bottle or chocolate toppers are fun, fun, fun to knit!

Who is this for? - Adults
Opening Hours: 10.30am - 3.30pm
Dates:Sat 6 December 2014
Cost: £20

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Edinburgh Living History 1910: Christmas at Lauriston

Edinburgh Living History 1910: Christmas at Lauriston


Lauriston Castle
[Tour]

Experience great costumed interpretation of the Castle with our special tours. Be transported back to the Edwardian period and meet Mr and Mrs Reid, their staff, family and fr...

Who is this for? - All
Opening Hours: 1pm
Dates:Sun 7 December 2014
Cost: Adult £5, Child £3, family £12.50 With refreshments:  Adult £6.50, Child £4.50, family £17

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