Meet the Piper
Our Meet The Piper Tours are concluded for Summer 2023. Check back for Summer 2024 dates.
Check out our special dates for Celtic Connections in January and February 2024 here
Visitors can now have a truly authentic Scottish experience of playing the bagpipes. Visit the Museum of Piping to try the pipes as you take a tour around the museum, which charts the history of piping through the collection on display. Then with our bagpiper host, you can try the practice chanter - the starting instrument for the pipes - yourself!
These tours are included with the cost of entrance to the museum. So come along and try your hand at piping!
The tours will take place on
- Thursdays at 12noon and 2pm
- Fridays at 12noon and 2pm
- Saturdays at 12noon
Tours for groups are welcome, with a tour from a piper and opportunity to try to play and to hear the bagpipes available by arrangement. To organise an tour, please see our Try the Bagpipes page for full details.
Dates may be cancelled at short notice check the list below or so please call in advance to check if a tour will run, if you are unsure.
Entrance is £4.50 adults /£2.50 concession.