54 George Street Edinburgh EH2 2LR

Tel: 0131 220 4348

Email: enquiries@assemblyroomsedinburgh.co.uk

Assembly Rooms has been selected to take part in a year-long sustainability project to reduce the energy consumption of Edinburgh’s public sector buildings which will see the iconic venue become a ‘living lab’.

Appointment Business Development Manager Anna Murricane

Assembly Rooms Edinburgh has appointed Anna Murricane as Business Development Manager. The Edinburgh Cultural Venues position also covers city landmarks the Usher Hall, Ross Bandstand and Church Hill Theatre. 

Five local caterers have been chosen to join the City of Edinburgh Council-owned Assembly Rooms’ preferred catering panel, following a rigorous tender process.

Appetite Direct, Edinburgh First, Heritage Portfolio, Hickory and Prestige Venues & Events have been carefully selected to cater the diverse range of events which the George Street venue hosts, from conferences and exhibitions to weddings and performances, from July 2016.

The Church Hill Theatre have teamed up with Goose Quizzes to host a series of fun filled evenings at the Theatre Bar.

Our third quiz will be hosted on Tuesday 7th June.

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The night starts with a quiz packed with questions on the month's top stories from across the world as well as a trip down memory lane and the obligitory theatre related questions.

Teams, with some fantastically inventive names, have battled it out over the last two months for great prizes and achieved some top scores.

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The evening then takes on a more musical theme with a live music act entertaining the guests. This months entertainment comes in the form of an open mic night. So if you are searching for a chance to entertain then get in touch.

Remember and like out Facebook page and let us know you are coming along.

Looking forward to another great night.

A great opportunity has arisen for a Business Development Manager, to drive and lead proactive sales for a range of high profile city centre venues including Assembly Rooms, Usher Hall, Church Hill Theatre and Ross Band Stand. 

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As we close in on the end of 2015, I thought I might reflect on conference and events success following the Festival and look at the trends emerging for the New Year.  

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Assembly Rooms Edinburgh has ‘gone green’ with a silver award in the Green Tourism Business Scheme for its focus on sustainability.

Assembly Rooms Ballroom

Following overwhelming feedback, we are arranging further free guided tours of Assembly Rooms Edinburgh on Saturday 11 July.

Our knowledgable team will take you on a tour of the stunning first floor rooms, presenting the beautiful chandeliers in the Ballroom, our painstakingly restored Coade stone statues in the Crush Hall and the ornate plasterwork covering the Music Hall ceiling.

This year the Assembly Rooms is delighted to be joining the Edinburgh's Christmas 24 days of advent on Monday 15th December.

The venue will be open from 11am till 4pm for the public to have a look round

Public tours 11am/1pm/3pm throughout the Assembly Rooms

Two 15 minute readings from Dickens ‘Christmas Carol’ at midday and 2pm in the West Drawing Room

All access and tours are free

For more information see Edinburgh's Christmas

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Christmas is fast approaching, and Assembly Rooms Edinburgh is getting ready to add a little extra sparkle to the city this December by joining forces with Edinburgh’s Christmas.