This guided tour of Greyfriars Kirkyard (Scots for ‘churchyard) will reveal to you the stories of some of Scottish history’s most fascinating and significant characters. That’s something very special. That’s something that makes our Greyfriars tour almost unique. Come with us and you’ll get one of the most comprehensive Greyfriars Kirkyard tours available. On our other Edinburgh history tours, we take our guests to the very places where some of Scotland’s most famous (and infamous) characters lived and walked, on this one we’ll take you to where their bodies lie!
Meeting Point: Your guide will meet you just inside the main gate to Greyfriars Kirkyard, in front of the church, (EH1 2QQ). Please arrive at 5-10 minutes prior to the tour start time, so that the guide will be able to start the tour on time.
Finishing Point: Your guide will walk you back to Greyfriars Kirkyard.