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Gladstone’s Land

One of the oldest buildings on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile boasts fascinating hand-painted Renaissance interiors

Planning your visit

We offer multiple guided tours of the property every day. Please call 0131 226 5856 for up-to-date tour times.

Gladstone’s Land is close to many restaurants, cafés and coffee shops.

The closest parking facilities are on Market Street and Johnston Terrace.

Well-behaved dogs on a lead are welcome into the shop on the ground floor.

The ground floor is fully accessible, but please note that access to the rest of the house is via a steep and uneven turnpike (spiral) staircase.

For more information about planning your visit please see our frequently asked questions.

If you’d like to speak to us we can be contacted by email: or telephone 0131 226 5856.


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Opening times

Gladstone’s Land & Shop
1 Jan–24 Mar, daily, 11.00–16.00 (Guided tours only) 27 & 28 Feb, closed Current period25 Mar–30 Jun, daily, 10.00–18.00 1 Jul–31 Aug, daily, 10.00–20.00 1 Sep–31 Oct, daily, 10.00–18.00 1 Nov–31 Dec, daily, 11.00–16.00 (Guided tours only) 24 Dec–26 Dec, closed 1 Jan 2020–29 Mar, daily, 11.00–16.00 (Guided tours only) All guided tours must be booked in advance. To book, please call 0131 226 5856

Entry prices

One adult family

Members go free

At all Trust places, admission is free for members.

Join from £50


  • Assistance dogs are welcome throughout the building.
  • There is wheelchair access to the ground floor shop. Access to the other floors that may be included in a tour is via a turnpike (spiral) stair.

We have an ongoing programme of accessible content development. Detailed accessibility guides for the most visited Trust places are available on our Accessibility pages as well as links to useful resources.

We’d love you to visit the Euan’s Guide website to review the accessibility of Trust places and tell us (and others) what’s good and where we need to do better.