Arthur’s Secrets

Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!

Arthur’s Secrets

About Arthur’s Secrets

3rd March 2019
1pm - 3pm
Holyrood Park
Holyrood Park Queen's Dr, Edinburgh East EH8 8HG
Free, booking essential
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Join us on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire and ice.

Discover 7,000 years of history about the people who lived and worked in the park. And learn more about the rare wildlife that makes the park a unique place.

When booking your place, please include:

Name and date of the walk you'd like to attend

the number of spaces you'd like to reserve

A contact telephone number

Paws in the Park. The walks on 7 October 2018, 2 December 2018 and 3 February 2019 are dog-friendly.

Image Credit: Historic Environment Scotland

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Arthur’s Secrets are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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