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"

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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.

First Anniversary for Tilson Window

24th June 2022

The newest stained glass window in Rosslyn Chapel was unveiled a year ago – on 25 June 2021 – by The Earl and Countess of Rosslyn. The window was designed […]

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Celebrating the Queen’s Jubilee

1st June 2022

Rosslyn Chapel will be open as usual, during the holiday period to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, with tickets available to book on this website. A concert on Saturday by […]

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This Summer

The Official Rosslyn Chapel Website