Edinburgh is one of the most spectacular cities in the world, with a literary heritage spanning centuries and some of the world’s most exciting contemporary writers. You can visit at any time of the year and find amazing literary events, unique book shops and cafes, new writing and storytelling. What are you waiting for?
Your guides to the City of Literature
Edinburgh is teeming with things to see and do and all with a literary twist. Browse for books, find an event or take a tour. Enjoy!Read more
A City of Literature needs a very special map or guide. Whether on a tour or self-guided, it’s easier than you think to find your way through 500 years of books, words and ideas.Read more
Pressed for time and overwhelmed by choice? We’ve put together packages with suggested activities, routes, and places to visit. Let us point the way!Read more