The Porteous Riot: An Illustrated Talk

Friday 12 July 2024

A talk at the City Art Centre on the anniversary of the famous Porteous Riot trial, one of the most remarkable stories in Edinburgh’s history.


Free to attend but please book.


This is one of a series of talks being delivered jointly by Museums & Galleries Edinburgh and the Edinburgh Festival Voluntary Guides (EFVGA). This is a new venture. The EFVGA has been offering free Royal Mile Festival walks since 1947. More information about the EFVGA can be found on their web site –

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