Greyfriars Kirk & Grassmarket Centre - Meeting Edinburgh
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Greyfriars Kirk & Grassmarket Centre

“A unique, historic and iconic venue with prestige and wow factor. Beautifully located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town”
Greyfriars Kirk and the award winning Grassmarket Centre combine to create an idyllic conference and event space, nestled perfectly within the grounds Greyfriars Kirkyard. The historical Greyfriars Kirk and the contemporary Grassmarket Centre provide an inspiring venue that can be used to meet your CSR requirements
With full cinema and theatre licenses the Grassmarket Centre can be used for a variety of events both during that day and evening, with Greyfriars Kirk being used for larger functions and conferences up to 300 delegates. The main hall at Grassmarket Centre is fully equipped with state of the art sound and lighting equipment, for which a technician can be provided. Events are serviced with a well-integrated team of professionals and members of Grassmarket Community Project. Having received outstanding feedback in facilitating this integration you can be confident your event will run smoothly and will have a unique feel that is positively memorable for both organiser and guests alike.
Events at both locations are personalised around the needs of the client to maximise impact. Catering is available onsite from light lunches and afternoon teas, to canapé receptions and three course meals. Bespoke menus can also be delivered by our versatile kitchen team.
Previous events have included breakfast networking, conferences, training sessions, company away days, corporate social evening, fashion shows, product launches, drinks receptions, celebration evenings and formal dining evenings.
Events can be designed from start to finish by our Event Manager and to the highest standard, whilst making a social impact and helping us to change lives.


Alexander Glen-Bott
86 Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 2QA
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Meeting Rooms

Capacity by configuration Dimensions
Banquet Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Reception Theatre Area Height
Centre Hall 74 72 18 150 125 98m2 6.32m
Meeting Room 1 12 15 12 32m2 3.25m
Meeting Room 1+2 24 36 8 40 60 67m2 3.25m
Meeting Room 2 16 20 6 25 40 35m2 3.25m
Meeting Room 3 14 30 30 30m2 3.65m
Sanctuary 150 100 70 400 300 210m2 20.0m