The Scottish Storytelling Centre is a vibrant arts venue located on Edinburgh's Royal Mile. 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.
'a place dedicated to the fine art of telling stories. And it is fabulous.'
(Edd McCracken, Book Riot)
Friday 6 March
Storyteller David Campbell and cellist Wendy Weatherby come together in this joyous evocation of their fellow Celtic poet's life and wit.<
Tuesday 10 March
Do you ever just want to dance around, swing in the trees, crouch down low and shout Woo Hoo Hoo?!
Saturday 21 March
The Dance Caller is a vital ingredient for a successful dance event. What are the skills and background knowledge required?
Saturday 7 March
Take the pulse of storytelling development in Scotland today.
Currently based at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland (TRACS) brings together Scotland's performance traditions – storytelling, music and dance - under a new umbrella.
The Scottish International Storytelling Festival runs from Fri 24 October to Sun 2 November.
Explore, uncover and immerse yourself in the magic of storytelling for 10 days in Edinburgh.