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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 tram

The nearest tram stop is York Place. The Palace is a 20 minute walk from the station. Visit Edinburgh Trams 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
  • Wednesday, 22 Aug 2018
  • 18:15
  • Free
  • Unticketed but space subject to availability on the day. This event will have live audio description for blind and partially sighted people, please call 0303 123 7306 for further details on the audios available.

Come to the Palace forecourt for an epic dance performance by hundreds of young people as part of the Edinburgh International Festival, commemorating the centenary of the First World War. Kadamati brings together hundreds of local dancers in a grand gesture of unity drawing on themes of identity, migration, connection and hope. Commissioned by 14-18 Now, this special event is only being performed at the Palace of Holyroodhouse and in Paris and Berlin.

The performance lasts approx. 6 minutes.

Image (c) Kios Miah


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