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.

Please note: early closing at 1.45pm on Saturday 20 August - click here for details

"Simply amazing and takes your breath away"

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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.

Early closure on Saturday 20 August

12th August 2022

Rosslyn Chapel and grounds will close early on Saturday 20th August to prepare for a family wedding taking place later that afternoon. The Visitor Centre will also close early, with […]

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Job vacancy – Visitor Services Manager

2nd August 2022

Rosslyn Chapel Trust is recruiting a Visitor Services Manager to ensure the highest quality of visitor experience by managing the smooth running of day to day operations in Rosslyn Chapel […]

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This Summer

The Official Rosslyn Chapel Website