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Buried history: The archaeology of Abbey Strand

Lunchtime lecture

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Map & directions

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Canongate, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DX
By car

There is a public car park adjacent to the Palace at Broad Pavement. Please visit the Historic Environment Scotland website for more details.

By train

Edinburgh Waverley. The Palace is a 15-minute walk from the station.  Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

By coach / bus

Bus numbers 6 and 35 stop near the Palace.  Open-top tour buses stop nearby.

Coach parking is provided free of charge.

  • Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Thursday, 6 Sep 2018
  • 13:00 - 14:00
  • Free with your Palace ticket or a Palace 1-Year Pass.
  • Booking advisable. I-Year Pass holders, please call +44 (0)303 123 7306 to book a place.

Archaeologists spent months exploring the fascinating history of Abbey Strand at the gates of the Palace, uncovering 500 years of history. Archaeologist Gordon Ewart reveals some of the exciting finds and intriguing stories of this special place.

Live subtitles will be presented by Stage Text.

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