• Stars and Stories

Star & Stories

November - February
4pm - 11pm
Various locations

An illuminated walking trail around the Canongate area of Edinburgh’s Old Town. Explore 24 beautiful light boxes displaying quotations.

... which shine a light on the print and publishing history of the Canongate area.

Adding some sparkle to a winter evening walk, the boxes form an hour long tour around the Canongate. A map, with more information about the quotations, is available from the iCentre on Waverley Mall. (You can also download it from their website).

Stars & Stories is supported by LitLong, the free app to explore the literary city. With thousands of book extracts pinned to locations around the city, it’s the perfect way to create your own walking trails and discover the hidden words of Edinburgh.

Notes: Text and details are taken from the City of Literature website. Please refer to this page for up-to-date accurate information before planning your trip.