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Many of our venues in and around the city centre are easily accessible on foot and by public transport so please consider the environment when planning your travel to and from our events. Public transport information is available from Traveline Scotland - and 0871 200 22 33 - 24 hours a day.

Built in 1994, the impressive glass facade imposes a sense of occasion as you enter the sleek and contemporary foyer spaces.

Festival Theatre
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A festival favourite, the Spiegeltent in Assembly Gardens, George Square is the ultimate cabaret and music salon with a central seating area circled by wooden booths.

Spiegeltent, George Square
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The medieval atmosphere of the Grassmarket with its splendid views of the nearby castleis a vibrant and popular meeting place for visitors and locals alike. Enjoy unique specialist shopping delivered by dedicated craftsmen, artisans and experts and many excellent hostelries. HOW TO GET THERE BY TRAIN Edinburgh Waverley Station is situated in the

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Set in the heart of Edinburgh with views to the Forth or Edinburgh Castle, The Carnival Parade travels down the Mound and along Princes Street to the West End.

The Mound & Princes Street Gardens
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