St Andrew’s Day

Celebrate St Andrew’s Day at The National Wallace Monument with FREE admission into the famous attraction.

St Andrew’s Day

About St Andrew’s Day

To celebrate St Andrew’s Day, The National Wallace Monument will be offering free admission into Scotland’s famous landmark.

On Friday 30th November you are invited to immerse yourself in history, and follow the story of Sir William Wallace – patriot, martyr, and Guardian of Scotland.

In addition to free entry, there will also be free presentations from a costumed actor providing an insight into Wallace’s life. Presentations of ‘Scotland’s National Hero' are scheduled to take place at regular intervals throughout the day.

The National Wallace Monument will be open from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Please Note:
• Last admission is 45 minutes prior to closing.

• Due to the popularity of this free event visitors may have to queue to gain entry into the Monument.

• Presentations which are scheduled to take place in the open areas surrounding the Monument may be rescheduled (or cancelled) in the event of inclement weather.

• Free entry on 30/11/18 only.

Important Information
During the Winter period the opening of the Monument can be affected by adverse weather, and the building may also be closed to visitors on occasions to enable essential maintenance work to be undertaken. Please check for the latest information and updates on www.nationalwallacemonument.com

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for St Andrew’s Day are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at The National Wallace Monument

Tales from the Battlefield

Tales from the Battlefield

9th February 2019
Be transported back to one of the most dramatic periods in Scottish History as you listen to costumed actors performing Tales from the Battlefield.
Tales from the Battlefield

Tales from the Battlefield

10th February 2019
Be transported back to one of the most dramatic periods in Scottish History as you listen to costumed actors performing Tales from the Battlefield.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

13th February 2019
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Tales from the Battlefield

Tales from the Battlefield

16th February 2019
Be transported back to one of the most dramatic periods in Scottish History as you listen to costumed actors performing Tales from the Battlefield.
Tales from the Battlefield

Tales from the Battlefield

17th February 2019
Be transported back to one of the most dramatic periods in Scottish History as you listen to costumed actors performing Tales from the Battlefield.

History Events you might like...

Stirling GhostWalk
Stirling GhostWalk
25th January 2019
Stirling Ghostwalk, Stirling
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Stirling GhostWalk
Stirling GhostWalk
26th January 2019
Stirling Ghostwalk, Stirling
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Enjoy Outlaw King in the company of Robert The Bruce
Enjoy Outlaw King in the company of Robert The Bruce
26th January 2019
The Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre, Stirling
The National Trust for Scotland is holding an exclusive screening of the Netflix blockbuster, Outlaw King, at it's Bannockburn Visitor Centre in Stirling on Saturday 26 January.
Find History events in Stirling

Days Out Events you might like...

The Gin Fayre: Dunblane
The Gin Fayre: Dunblane
9th February 2019
Victoria Hall Dunblane, Dunblane
The Gin Fayre will return to the Victoria Hall, Dunblane on 9th February showcasing the very best gins from across Scotland and beyond!
Stirling Bridal Show
Stirling Bridal Show
24th March 2019
The Albert Halls, Stirling
Come along to a fabulous day out when the Stirling Bridal Show comes to The Albert Halls on Sunday 24th March!
Eggcellant Easter Treasure Hunt
Eggcellant Easter Treasure Hunt
6th April 2019
RSPB Black Devon Wetlands, Alloa
Join us on our Easter treasure hunt at RSPB Black Devon Wetlands, solve the clues and see if you can identify the mystery eggs. There may be some surprises waiting for you!
Find Days Out events in Stirling

Family and Kids Events you might like...

Jo Jingles at KIDZ TOWN
Jo Jingles at KIDZ TOWN
23rd January 2019
KIDZ TOWN Role Play Ltd, Stirling
For a limited time, free JO JINGLES music session 12.30 every Wednesday when you book into a regular Wednesday play session at KIDZ TOWN, Stirling.
Stirling GhostWalk
Stirling GhostWalk
25th January 2019
Stirling Ghostwalk, Stirling
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Stirling GhostWalk
Stirling GhostWalk
26th January 2019
Stirling Ghostwalk, Stirling
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Find Family and Kids events in Stirling

Learning Events you might like...

Beginners Two Day Silver Jewellery Workshop
Beginners Two Day Silver Jewellery Workshop
26th Jan 2019 - 27th Jan 2019
Central Scotland School of Jewellery, Dunblane
This intensive two day course for beginners will introduce you to the traditional techniques and tools used to make silver jewellery.
Sand Cards
Sand Cards
2nd Feb 2019 - 9th Mar 2019
The Engine Shed, Stirling
Use different coloured sands to create a card inspired by the natural materials of Scotland. Suitable for ages 6+ at The Engine Shed.
Six Week Sunday Mindfulness Course
Six Week Sunday Mindfulness Course
3rd February 2019
Stirling Business Centre, Stirling
Give yourself the gift of calm that comes with learning how to be mindful on this 6 week Mindfulness course starting on 3rd February and run by Britta Schuessler MA.
Find Learning events in Stirling

St Andrews Day Events you might like...

Find St Andrews Day events in Stirling

Find other events in Stirling

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Enjoy Outlaw King in the company of Robert The Bruce
The National Trust for Scotland is holding an exclusive screening of the Netflix blockbuster, Outlaw King, at it's Bannockburn Visitor Centre in Stirling on Saturday 26 January.
Vibration Festival 2019
Join us for Vibration Festival, Scotland's newest boutique family friendly music festival, in the stunning grounds of Callendar Park, Falkirk on Saturday 25th May.
Burns An Aw That
Come along to The Cowane Centre for a Pop-up Contemporary Art, Music ​& Spoken Word event with a wee bite of 'A Very Peculiar Burns Supper' on Saturday 26th January.
Stirling Bridal Show
Come along to a fabulous day out when the Stirling Bridal Show comes to The Albert Halls on Sunday 24th March!
Valentine’s Dinner Dance
Love is in the air as Inglewood House and Spa host their 2019 Valentine's Dinner Dance, with fantastic live entertainment, on Friday 15th February!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »