17 December - National Records of Scotland
11am - 3pm
National Records of Scotland (NRS) provides its public services in two of Scotland’s most important public buildings, General Register House and New Register House. New Register House was designed by Robert Matheson as the home of civil registration in Scotland and opened in 1861. General Register House was designed by Robert Adam and opened its doors in 1789. NRS will be running four tours throughout the day. We will take visitors behind the scenes of the New Register House Dome and General Register House.
Tours will run at 10.00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm and 3:00pm. Tours will last approximately 40 minutes and must be booked in advance (https://bit.ly/2nqPtUe).
Please note: visitors should wear comfortable footwear and be aware that the tour route through the building is not suitable for wheelchair users or those with limited mobility.
Tours must be booked in advance and are not suitable for those with limited mobility.
HM General Register House, 2 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3YY.