The Edinburgh Military Tattoo is one of the main attractions in Edinburgh come August festival time. Next year’s Military Tattoo runs 1st-23rd August - Monday to Friday performances at 9pm and Saturday performances at 7.30pm and 10.30pm. Despite the last Edinburgh Military Tattoo having finished less than three months ago, the ticket application process for the 2008 tattoo has now begun.
To be in with a shout of securing the tickets you want for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2008 you can:
- Apply via post. You must send full payment and your order should reach the Tattoo office by 16th November
- Internet bookings. Open at 10am on Monday 3rd December. Book on the www.edintattoo.co.uk website
- Telephone bookings. Open at 10am Monday 27th December. Number is 0131 225 1188
- In person. Open at 10am Wednesday 19th December. The address is The Tattoo Ticket Sales Office, 33-34 Market Street, Edinburgh.
The official Edinburgh Military Tattoo website has further details, including seating plans. If you’ve never been to the Tattoo before then it’s definitely a worthwhile trip - but watch out for the tightly packed seating. Much of the seating is also exposed, so if the weather’s bad you’re going to experience it first-hand.