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The Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Palace of Holyroodhouse

Child Price: £7.00  |  Adult Price: £11.00

The Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence in Scotland of Her Majesty The Queen, stands at the end of Edinburgh's Royal Mile against the spectacular backdrop of Arthur's Seat. This fine baroque palace is closely associated with Scotland's rich history. Included on the tour is a display focuses on the Order of the Thistle, the highest honour in Scotland. The Order honours Scottish men and women who have held public office or who have contributed in a particular way to national life.

The Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence in Scotland of Her Majesty The Queen, stands at the end of Edinburgh's Royal Mile against the spectacular backdrop of Arthur's Seat. This fine baroque palace is closely associated with Scotland's rich history. Included on the tour is a display focuses on the Order of the Thistle, the highest honour in Scotland. The Order honours Scottish men and women who have held public office or who have contributed in a particular way to national life.

From 1 April to 31 October the gardens, which are today used for garden parties, can be included as part of a visit to the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Visitors to the gardens must keep to the paths, which are about 400 yards long.


The Palace of Holyroodhouse - How to get there?

Address:

Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8DX

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Booking Dates

Attraction Opened: 13-Apr-2014
Booking Until: 31-Dec-2014

Opening Times

April - October from 09:30–18:00 (last admission 17:00) | November - March from 09:30–16:30 (last admission 15:30)

(Closed 14–25 May, 8–14 June, 25 June – 6 July, 25–26 December)

Age Restrictions

Kids are 17 and under. Kids under 5 go free.