Opening times and prices

Guests are greeted at Britannia's Visitor Centre.

Britannia's Visitor Centre

2018 admission times

Britannia is open every day, except Christmas Day and New Year's Day. We suggest you allow up to 2 hours for your tour. Please allow longer if you wish to have a refreshment in our stunning Royal Deck Tea Room. If you wish to experience Britannia at a quieter time during August, we recommend visiting before 11.00am.

2018 admission times First admission Last admission
January, February, March, November, December* 10.00am 3.30pm
April, May, June, July, August, September 9.30am 4.30pm
October 9.30am 4.00pm






   *Last admission on 24 December is 2.30pm and 31 December is 3.00pm.

2018 prices

Audio handset guide included in admission prices and available in 30 languages.

Ticket Price
Adult £16.00
Senior Citizen (aged 60+) £14.00
Child (aged 5-17) £8.50
Child (under 5)  Free
Family (2 Adults & up to 3 Children) £45.00
Student (full time, with ID) £14.00
HM Armed Forces (with valid ID) £8.50
Association of Royal Yachtsmen Members Free

Groups of 15 or more, please call 0131 555 8800 (Monday - Friday) and pre-book to get your group discount. Find out more about planning a group visit to Britannia.

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Visit all year round with our Annual Pass

With our Annual Pass you can come back and visit Britannia all year round for the same price as a normal ticket. Please ask for details when you arrive.

Learn about gift aid

If you are a UK tax-payer, a Gift Aid donation will enable the Britannia Trust to claim back 25p for every £1 you spend from the Inland Revenue. We are grateful for your support.

Planning to visit more Royal attractions?

Then why not purchase a Royal Edinburgh Ticket. This includes admission to Edinburgh Castle, The Palace of Holyroodhouse, The Royal Yacht Britannia and 2 days' unlimited travel on all City Tour Buses.

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