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Contact Details

Address: Water of Leith Visitor Centre, 24 Lanark Road Edinburgh EH14 1TQ

Telephone: 0131 455 7367

Fax: 0131 443 1682


Opening Times

The visitors centre is open every day from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

Except Christmas and New Year - Closed from 24th Dec to 3rd January.

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Visiting Groups Programme, Talks and Walks

Get the most from a visit to the Water of Leith Visitor Centre, by booking a group visit. Together we will explore the fantastic interactive exhibition on the Water of Leith, its history and wildlife. Experience a guided walk or illustrated talk to really discover Edinburgh’s river. We have a programme to suit any age or ability and it is available 7 days a week. If you would like to discuss the programme or make a booking please contact us on 0131 455 7367. Priced around £5 per head.

Click here to download our Group Visit Programme and Booking Form

Birthday Parties

Yes, you can now book an environmental themed party for your child. Our experienced staff offer a unique birthday experience. They are very popular and available dates get booked up well in advance, so book early. For more details you can download the birthday party leaflet. Suitable for 5 to 10 year olds. Costs £8 per child and lasts 2 hours - we dont however provide the food or party bags. Parties can take place on Friday afternoons or Sunday all year round.

Contact us or call the centre if you would like more information about our Birthday party service.