St Columba's by the Castle, Episcopal Church

Be taken on a journey through life

Visit a true hidden gem this Doors Open Days 

St Columba's is a refurbished, hidden gem featuring a mural of "Christ in Glory" by wildlife artist John Busby RSA. Now also home to a stunning, permanent exhibition - "Immrama" - about the life of Columba. 

Immrama were ancient voyage tales, allegories of our journey through life. The exhibition uses stories, contemporary artworks and reflective questions to explore themes of enduring relevance. The church also offers a beautiful terrace garden, part of the Quiet Garden movement, as a place of refreshment.

Booking information:

No advance booking required

Opening Dates: 

24th and 25th September

Opening times:

Saturday - 10am and 3pm 

Sunday - 11:30am-2:30pm


14 Johnston Terrace


EH 1 2EL


  • Step-free access
  • Routes free from trip hazards
  • Lift access
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Gender neutral toilets