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Damián Ortega

Damián Ortega

Damián Ortega is one of the most prominent artists of the new Mexican generation. In his work, objects are never allowed to rest, but are pulled apart, suspended, rearranged – calling attention to the dynamism of the world around us, and the hidden poetry in the everyday. His work takes many forms – sculpture, installation, film, photography – and is a celebration of the object in performance, art that makes and remakes itself as we look at it. This exhibition promises to be a revelatory, Continue Reading

Dale vN Marshall: I Am Not a Child

Dale vN Marshall: I Am Not a Child

Hot new urban artist Dale vN Marshall collaborated with local youngsters who have experienced challenging circumstances, using their words and experiences to create this outstanding body of work. Marshall's exhibition challenges the picture-perfect Instagram world by enabling these youngsters to boldly embrace their own reality, whatever it may look like. The raw, engaging works use a variety of media, graffiti and abstract mark-making. Marshall has achieved much international success; his 2014 Continue Reading

Original Haunted Underground Tour

Original Haunted Underground Tour

Hear tales of how the poor and unfortunate lived in terrible slum conditions, where disease and death were commonplace. Each vault has stories of terrible occurrences that your guide will impart to you. You'll see a genuine witchcraft temple recently used by the Source Coven of the Blue Dragon for meetings, handfasting and marriages. You shall enter their former temple and learn why it was no longer safe for them to practise their craft there. This is the site of the cursed stone circle, where Continue Reading

Ghost and Torture Tour

Ghost and Torture Tour

A bone-chilling tour as our costumed guide takes you around some of the Old Town's cobbled streets dispensing the history of the dark characters that used to roam them and why their names became immortalised. Then you'll enter our medieval torture exhibition with instruments from Nuremberg and Bamberg castles in Germany dating back to the late 1500s and early 1600s. Finally, you'll enter our paranormally active and haunted underground vaults to see our cursed old stone-circled Pagan temple, our Continue Reading

Haunted 1700s Underground Vaults Experience

Haunted 1700s Underground Vaults Experience

Dark as the devil's heart, our haunted underground network of vaults from the 1700s will stimulate and excite your senses as the sinister history of these former slum dwellings once inhabited by the poor and unfortunate, along with criminals and prostitutes, begins to come to life in your imagination! Your pulse starts to speed up as your mouth gets drier due to your heightened awareness of what surrounds you! Once experienced, never forgotten... Continue Reading

Haunted Vaults and Graveyard Tour

Haunted Vaults and Graveyard Tour

This tour takes you to Edinburgh Old Town's two most bone-chilling locations. Your tour includes the world famous Greyfriars graveyard, with tales of body snatchers, mortsafes, Greyfriars Bobby and lots more. Then it’s on to our world famous paranormally active and haunted underground vaults dating back to the 1700s. Included is a visit to our medieval torture exhibition, see a recently working witchcraft temple used for coven meetings, handfastings and marriages. Dare you step into our cursed Continue Reading

Terror Tour

Terror Tour

As an appetiser, we first of all take you around some of the Old Town's cobbled streets, giving you some very dark historical facts about some of the infamous characters that used to roam Edinburgh's wynds and closes and left an everlasting place in history. Then you'll be taken to our medieval torture exhibition to see instruments from the Nuremberg and Bamberg Castles in Germany, dating back to the late 1500s and early 1600s. Then you'll enter our paranormally active and haunted underground Continue Reading

Torture Dungeon Experience

Torture Dungeon Experience

Your primal fear and horror will surface as this is our most bone-chilling tour of our haunted underground vaults. It includes a visit to the medieval torture museum, our legendary haunted vaults, the infamous stone circled pagan temple, a witchcraft temple used until recently by the Source Coven of the Blue Dragon for coven meetings, handfastings and weddings. This is the only tour that enters and climaxes in our torture dungeon, featuring instruments of torture and execution used hundreds of Continue Reading

Midnight Paranormally Active and Haunted 1700s Underground Vaults Tour

Midnight Paranormally Active and Haunted 1700s Underground Vaults Tour

Dare you visit the world's most haunted and paranormally active location? Once used by Hellfire clubs, witches, bodysnatchers, prostitutes, criminals, plague victims and frequented by our famous misogynistic poltergeist. Enter our medieval torture museum with instruments dating back to the late 1500s and early 1600s from Nuremberg and Bamberg Castles in Germany, used to inflict severe pain and death on witches. Will you dare step into the stone circle in the old Pagan temple, and will your Continue Reading

Facing the World: Self-Portraits from Rembrandt to Ai Weiwei

Facing the World: Self-Portraits from Rembrandt to Ai Weiwei

The many extraordinary ways in which artists have portrayed themselves are explored in this exhibition, with over 150 self-portraits by over a hundred artists, across six centuries, featuring everything from oil paintings to Instagram selfies. Including works by Rembrandt, David Wilkie, Matisse, Munch, Andy Warhol, Marina Abramovich, Ken Currie, Alison Watt, Tracey Emin and Ai Weiwei. Your image can also be part of Facing the World – visitors can create selfies in our digital photo booth – Continue Reading

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