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Edinburgh Castle of Light Returns.

Expect wonder, enchantment, and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’ once again.

Look forward to stunning visuals, state-of-the-art lighting installations, and Rex, the famous red lion, back to guide you. This year he’s got some new friends with him to help you explore the hidden treasures of the castle. Watch as the untold history of this iconic landmark illuminates the very walls that saw it unfold. A magical experience for all of the family – prepare to be dazzled!

19 Nov 2021 to 9 Jan 2022, Thur to Sun (excls 24, 25, 31 Dec & 1, 2, 6 Jan). Also on Mon 27 to Thur 30 Dec

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