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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The 2nd to the 24th of August 2024


Witness stunning musical acts, artists from across the globe and His Majesty’s Troops in this enchanting tribute to the Royal Military at Edinburgh Castle. Perhaps even catch a glimpse of a royal or two, with His Majesty King Charles III predicted to make an appearance.

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Edinburgh Castle

The British Military on Parade: The Edinburgh Tattoo Returns

The 2nd to the 24th of August 2024


Each August, the Edinburgh Military Tattoo draws audiences from around the globe to the historic esplanade of Edinburgh Castle. Set against the dramatic backdrop of the castle’s ancient walls, the Tattoo showcases the precision, pageantry, and tradition of military music, dance, and performance.

The Tattoo’s program is a celebration of military tradition and innovation, featuring a diverse range of acts that pay homage to both past and present armed forces from around the world. From traditional Scottish Highland dances to contemporary interpretations of military music, performances are sure to captivate and inspire audiences of all ages.

The evening culminates in a breathtaking finale, as the cast and audience come together for a stirring rendition of “Auld Lang Syne,” symbolizing unity and camaraderie across borders and cultures. With its blend of tradition, innovation, and sheer spectacle, the Edinburgh Military Tattoo continues to enchant and mesmerize audiences, leaving an indelible mark on all who witness it.


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