Vaults and Graveyard Tour

Events (site-specific, storytelling)

  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before the tour time
Dates, Times and Prices


Your guide will take you to Greyfriars Graveyard, home of the famous Greyfriars Bobby and the final resting place for many of Edinburgh’s most notorious characters. Within this macabre setting hear tales of body snatchers and the horrors of Covenanters Prison. Then to the infamous Niddry Street underground vaults, one of the most haunted place in Scotland, confirmed by Most Haunted Live television programme. Once a slum and home to the destitute: prostitutes, criminals and witches. Visit our famous stone circle previously home to a witches coven and discover the strange happenings that occurred within it.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Dates, Times and Prices