BT Murrayfield Stadium Tours

BT Murrayfield Tours

Since the inaugural match in 1871, Scottish Rugby has had a rich history with BT Murrayfield witnessing some of the world's greatest rugby moments and playing host to some of the world's most famous musicians over the past century. Opened in 1925 BT Murrayfield is one of the great sporting stadia of the world and the largest sports venue in Scotland.

Edinburgh's 24 Doors of Advent - Friday 9 December 2016

This December, BT Murrayfield is taking part in Edinburgh’s 24 Doors of Advent, a free event, part of Edinburgh’s Christmas and working with the Festival of Architecture and Royal Incorporation of Architects Scotland (RIAS).  

See behind the scenes of our iconic stadium, soak up the atmosphere in the tunnel and view our seldom seen architectural plans including the original ground from the 1920s & the thistle floodlights that never made it off the drawing board!

Friday 9 December – FREE. Scottish Rugby will offer four free stadium tours starting at 10am FULLY BOOKED / 11am FULLY BOOKED/ 2pm FULLY BOOKED / 3pm FULLY BOOKED.

Please note that we have limited availability on each tour and we advise to reserve your stadium tour in advance calling us on 01313465160 / option 4 (lines open from Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm) or emailing [email protected]Please note that there is a limit of 2 tickets per person.  

About the Tour

Learn about the history of rugby in Scotland!A tour group stand above the BT Murrayfield tunnel.

Go behind the scenes of BT Murrayfield with our knowledgeable and professional Scottish Rugby tour guides who will regale you with stories from Scottish Rugby’s rich history. You will have the chance to experience what the stadium looks like on a daily basis, learn about the preparation for international matches and if you are lucky enough you may witness one of Edinburgh Rugby's training sessions.

Highlights of the Guided Tour

  • See some of Scottish Rugby’s memorabilia including the Calcutta Cup.
  • Step onto the set in the TV Studio.
  • Keep up with the famous Voice of Rugby in the Bill McLaren Press Gallery.
  • Get a feel for the atmosphere in the Scotland Changing Room & Team Tunnel on match day.

Download our BT Murrayfield Tour Leaflet

Please note: Due to events at the stadium, particularly International matches, the full tour route is subject to availability.

“Absolutely fantastic, thoroughly enjoyable, I would love to come & see the stadium in all its glory on match day.” Duncan Cathie, Near Warrington


How to Book

The BT Murrayfield pitch and standsGet a sneak peak behind the scenes in the Scotland changing room!Online: From the online Ticket Centre

Phone: Call us on 0131 346 5106 (option 4) (Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm)

In Person: Buy over the counter at the Scottish Rugby Ticket Centre at BT Murrayfield, Monday-Friday, 10am to 5pm. If you arrive for a Saturday Tour, please note that for stadium tours cash only payment is currently accepted at the Scottish Rugby Store.

Tours are available from Monday to Saturday at a set time of 11:00am. A guided tour starts from the Scottish Rugby Store (in the West Stand of the Stadium), lasts 1.30h and is subject to availability.

Additional public tours are available on Thursdays sand Fridays at 2.30pm.

We advise that visitors book their guided tour in advance as there are limited spaces on each tour and this is the only way to guarantee a place for your chosen tour.

“Fantastic tour, beautiful stadium, first class tour guide!” Damien Clark, Essex

Tour Availability

In December, BT Murrayfield Stadium Tours are unavailable on December 10th / 24th / 25th / 26th and 27th. 


Tour Prices 2016

"The tour was informative instructive and thoroughly enjoyable. As a result, I will see the magnificent stadium in a different way." Ian Dewar OBE

All prices stated are inclusive of VAT at current rates and do not include the 5% Transaction Fee*.

*The Transaction Fee: The Transaction Fee covers costs incurred by Scottish Rugby when processing and fulfilling your order. As well as materials, these include any method of payment charges associated with your booking, which will not exceed those charged to Scottish Rugby by your card provider. The Transaction Fee may vary depending on the product you are purchasing.

"Lively commentary and anecdotes as we were shepherded around the inisde of the stadium." Leslie Hannaford, Pentland Probus Club