Real Mary King's Close + Edinburgh Dungeon
The Real Mary King’s Close
For 500 years, Mary King’s Close and the neighbouring Closes have been shrouded in myths and mysteries. Hear the true stories of what life was really like for the people who lived, worked and died here.
On this tour you’ll explore the hidden network of underground streets and homes which branch off from Edinburgh’s Royal Mile – hidden from view but still a huge part of the city’s history. Discover first-hand the captivating stories of what life was like from your expert character tour guide, based on a one-time resident of the Close.
The Edinburgh Dungeons
Transport yourself back to the dark and grizzly history of the Roman city of York. Live actors, shows and interactive special effects ensure that you face your fears head on in this unique experience.
Everything that you see is based on real historical events from the Labyrinth of the Lost Roman Legion, to the chilling tale of highwayman Dick Turpin, torture and the plague. Step back in time into the depths of the York Dungeon for a thrilling and fun experience that will leave your family screaming for more! Are you brave enough?
This experience cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.
You will receive your tickets via email instantly. You need to print the same. We know it sucks but we are trying to get this changed soon.
- Your Real Mary King’s Close entry will be pre-booked on your behalf on the date which you select from the calendar below for admission between 10AM – 12PM (exact tour time will be printed on your voucher).
- Entry to The Edinburgh Dungeons will be issued on a 2nd voucher and is a flexible voucher which can be redeemed within this calendar year subject to the attraction's opening days/times.