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Things to do in Gorgie and Dalry

Whether you’re a football fan, an outdoor enthusiast, or just looking for some fun activities to do, Gorgie and Dalry have got you covered. 


Are you a football fanatic? If so, Tynecastle Park Stadium is a must-visit attraction in Gorgie. This iconic stadium is home to Heart of Midlothian Football Club and has a rich history that spans over a century. Tynecastle Park Stadium regularly hosts tours where you can get behind the scenes access to the dressing rooms, dugouts and get a feel for what it’s like to be a professional footballer. Visitors can also check out the club’s museum and heritage trail, which displays the club’s memorabilia from over the years.


Located just a stone’s throw away from Gorgie and Dalry, Harrison Park is a popular destination for locals looking to soak up some sun and play some sports. This park has plenty of space for picnics and games, and it’s even got easy access to the Union Canal. Visitors can take a stroll along the waterway and even watch the boats passing by. If you’re looking to grab a coffee and relax, the park’s scenic setting makes it the perfect spot to sit and unwind. Make sure to check out the Friends of Harrison Park Facebook page for any upcoming events and activities.

Looking for a quiet spot to relax with a coffee? Murieston Park is the perfect spot. This small park in the heart of Dalry is a peaceful oasis in the middle of the bustling city. The park is well maintained and has plenty of benches to sit and relax, and it’s even got a small playground for kids to enjoy.

Other Fun

A stone’s throw from Dalry, through the underpass beneath the West Approach Road, you can find Fountain Park. With adventure golflaser taga bowling alley, and a trampoline park, you won’t be short of things to do! There’s also a Cineworld cinema and loads of popular restaurants like Five Guys and Nandos.

Looking for something a little different? Why not try out virtual reality gaming at The Realm. Located in Dalry, The Realm offers visitors the chance to experience immersive gaming and virtual reality experiences. With a range of games and experiences to choose from, visitors can explore new worlds, battle against virtual enemies or play multiplayer games with friends. The Realm also has a licenced bar, offering drinks and snacks to help you refuel after a long gaming session.

Discover all things to do in Gorgie and Dalry

Find something for everyone to enjoy in Gorgie and Dalry, from football fun to nature walks.