A vibrant arts venue located on Edinburgh's Royal Mile showcasing Scotland's Culture. We have live storytelling, theatre, music, exhibitions, family events and workshops happening all year round. Visit us to discover Scotland’s rich story heritage, find our dragon’s nest, enjoy our storywall or simply relax in our venue and soak in the atmosphere.
Let’s start a new story together.
'Everything about this space is great, its clean, warm, welcoming and with lots of information and helpful staff.'
'a place dedicated to the fine art of telling stories. And it is fabulous.'
(Edd McCracken, Book Riot)
Fri 20 Oct
Explore the undocumented side of our history through folk tales, urban legends, culture heroes and creatures, exposed in gripping original tales.
Spirits, gods and demons from antiquity are dre…
Tue 17 – Thu 19 Oct
Actors Touring Company Present
LIVING WITH THE LIGHTS ON
by Mark Lockyer
The thing is I’ve got myself
Mon 23 Oct
What is the role of culture in contemporary education from the early years? This session explores some Scottish and international approaches. With presentations from Scotland, New Zealand and …
Wed 25 - Fri 27 Oct
What is the role of storytellers in the twenty-first century and how can we realise the principles and goals of The Earth Charter Initiative? Over three days we take to heart the three questio…