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The Edinburgh Dungeon

31 Market Street, Edinburgh EHI IQB, Scotland
+44 131 240 1001
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The Edinburgh Dungeon is a unique visitor attraction that brings together an amazing cast of theatrical actors, special effects, stages, scenes and rides in a truly unique and exciting walk-through experience that you see, hear, touch, smell and feel. It's hilarious fun and sometimes a bit scary. Your 80-minute journey will take you through 500 years of Scotland's darkest history. Guided by a full cast of actors, you and your companions walk through The Dungeon, moving from show to show. Shows are based on real Scottish history, minus the boring bits! WINNER OF SCOTLAND'S BEST VISITOR ATTRACTION 2014 AT THE SCOTTISH ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS
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  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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31 Market Street, Edinburgh EHI IQB, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
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+44 131 240 1001
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This trip was money well spent. Gave you a good insight into the history and old folk tales of Edinburgh, with a jumpy scary twist. Well worth a visit. The tour takes roughly 60-80 mins. Would recommend for children of about 12-13+.

Thank harryleicester
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to the Dungeon and had such a fun time! Informative, but scary. Lots of tales and scares. Also includes a thrill ride at the end.

Thank Kellie224
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went with a group from work, fantastic tour. All of the team working there make an effort playing there roles, and you have a great laugh with them. Would recommend the tour to anyone visiting Edinburgh

Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 4 days ago

I'm no scare-dy cat but this made me SCREAM as well as learn a few historical facts. I can't give anything away but it was creepy, funny and at one point jump scares at the same time. My most memorable trip anywhere.

Thank Cass L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

People leaving negative reviews need to investigate the offering before they go. This is not a true historic recollection with an educational tour of genuine historical places. This a a fun attraction with great actors and it's a bit of a giggle. As two supposed...More

Thank Katie-Fenton
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited here as we here heading back home from start to finish the dungeons kept you in suspense and the actors all played a brilliant part in the tour the rides are a must I loved every minute of the tour u be sorry if...More

Thank Kaz W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Quite scary interactive fun. Makes you jump at times but they don't touch you. You walk from dungeon to dungeon in the dark and screamed at by dungeon keepers. Ghoulish stuff

Thank Coral H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here yesterday and it was brilliant...scared the crap out of me but that's what made it so good...was too chicken to do the ride at the end but it looked brilliant

Thank natasha b
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there a few weeks ago with some friends and we spent a really fun and scary couple of hours. We are from Spain, so english is not our mother tongue and a few parts of the story were a little hard for us...More

Thank Nuria Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the dungeons recently and I won't be returning. Myself and my boyfriend thought we were going into see some history of Edinburgh and we were so wrong and I heard a lot of people saying they were thinking the same thing. There was...More

Thank Amy B
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Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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Jesskinder2005
15 December 2017|
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Response from ctrailriders1 | Reviewed this property |
We had a 10 year old in our group and although he was a little apprehensive at first, he loved it. The drop isn't that far.
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Teaser19
14 October 2017|
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Response from ljbunny | Reviewed this property |
Most rooms!
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wirraljojo
10 October 2017|
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Response from ljbunny | Reviewed this property |
It is a drop ride as it says but is optional.
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