Welcome to Rosslyn Chapel

Rosslyn Chapel was founded in 1446 by Sir William St Clair. The beauty of its setting, in rural Midlothian, and the mysterious symbolism of its ornate stonework have inspired, attracted and intrigued writers, artists and visitors ever since.

Now open daily and each day is split into 90-minute timeslots, allowing us to manage the capacity on site.

To guarantee your visit, please book in advance through this website.

"Simply amazing and takes your breath away"

TripAdvisor review

Essential Information

Situated just 7 miles south of Edinburgh city centre and close to the Scottish Borders, Rosslyn Chapel is open throughout the year. With visitor capacity restricted, this is a great time to visit without the usual numbers. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

Now open daily

Find out more about what to expect from your visit to The Chapel.

Chapel visit is personal tour for TV presenter

28th March 2023

Rosslyn Chapel is set to appear in a forthcoming episode of BBC Scotland’s series, ‘Grand Tours of Scotland’s Rivers’, and the visit for filming was something of a personal tour […]

Read More

Fundraising recitals hit right note for school

3rd March 2023

Roslin Primary School has acquired a set of new keyboards, to enhance its music lessons, thanks to a series of  fundraising concerts held at the Chapel. Among the concerts, held […]

Read More


What's On

The Official Rosslyn Chapel Website