The Palace of Holyroodhouse, Her Majesty The Queen’s official residence in Scotland, stands at the end of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile against the spectacular backdrop of Arthur’s Seat. Best known as the home of Mary, Queen of Scots, today the State Apartments are used regularly by The Queen for State ceremonies and official entertaining. Visitors can explore the 14 historic and State Apartments and the ruins of Holyrood Abbey with a complimentary audio tour.
With free coach parking, discounted rates and a group-friendly café, the Palace offers a marvellous visit for groups all year round. Standard group, special or private visits available.
Photographers: Shannon Tofts, Shannon Tofts, Antonia Reeve and John Freeman, Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014.