The building is usually open on the second Sunday of each month, with a 3 week period of extended opening during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. On our open days, visitors are welcome to take a guided tour or explore at their leisure. Admittance is free.
* Due to Covid-19 we have been unable to run our usual Sunday Open Days. However, we are pleased to announce that during the months of June to August we hope to run pre-booked tours for a maximun of 6 people per tour. Time slots will be 1:30, 2:00, 2:30 and 3:00 on Sunday 11th July. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your preferred date and time and the number in your party. Bookings for the Fringe are available on Eventbrite now. We are opening on August 8th 9th 10th, 18th 19th 20th, 22nd 23rd 24th from 10:30-13:00. Tours start at 10:30, 11:00, 11:30 and 12 noon.
Tours and talks for private parties outside our scheduled open days can also be arranged. Please contact us to discuss further if this is of interest. There is a small charge levied for visits outside our open days, and all money is used to fund the ongoing maintenance of the building and murals.
Please note that all private visits require at least 7 days notice.
The Mansfield Traquair Centre is wheelchair accessible, and small number of seats are also available for the comfort of visitors.