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16 June 2021, 10.30am– 12noon

This year sees 100 years since Leith became part of the City of Edinburgh, prior to that it was a separate burgh. Our talks programme explores the rich heritage of Leith and its unique identity.

From Lauriston Castle we’ll stroll through the archives to Leith, looking at aerial perspectives, maps and Scotsman imagery along the way. Jackie Sangster is a Learning Manager at Historic Environment Scotland who works with


All our lecture mornings cost £9 and include a friendly lecture where you can meet our guest lecturer, have coffee and cakes and get a special tour. Take advantage of our special offer, book 10 lectures for £80 when you book in person or over the phone.

Book online by clicking 'book here'.

By phone - 0131 529 3993 (Opening Hours: Monday - Sunday 10am - 5pm)

In person - City Art Centre Reception, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh (Opening Hours: Monday - Sunday 10am - 5pm)

Leith 2020: An Archival look at Leith