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The Signet Library

Edinburgh's finest afternoon tea

Edinburgh's Finest Afternoon Tea



A fairytale setting for a
picture-perfect wedding -
brought to life by our brilliant
wedding planners.

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Embrace history and choose an elegant interior over bland walls:  space and style are in abundance at The Signet Library for conferences with class. 

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A touch of bygone glamour
in the new
Colonnades tea salon -
the best Afternoon Tea
in Edinburgh.

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Flexibility, fine hospitality
and awe-inspiring architecture -
all the makings for
a top notch event.

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The Signet Library is one of Edinburgh's finest Georgian buildings, offering an exclusive and utterly unique setting, whether you are planning a formal occasion, a luxury wedding, an intimate private party, or the finest Afternoon Tea in Edinburgh. 

Supremely elegant and historic surroundings set in the heart of one of Europe’s most beautiful cities, make any event here a truly memorable experience. And the event management and hospitality services provided by award-winning Heritage Portfolio ensure that every detail, from champagne and lighting to flowers and dessert, is simply perfect.

Whether you are looking for a dream wedding venue or corporate event venue, a meeting room or a party venue, our function rooms all share a sophisticated and stylish edge that is unique to The Signet Library. Please contact us today to discuss your special event venue requirements.



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Festive afternoon tea
Colonnades Festive Afternoon Tea has been launched! We have taken some of your festive favourite savouries and sweets and given their own twist to create a mouth-watering offering that we know will get everyone into the Christmas spirit. Read on..
Introducing Signet Gin
With the Colonnades renowned for its fabulous food, we thought very carefully about creating a bespoke gin to match the flavours in our sweet and savoury dishes. Discover how we created our new Signet Gin infused with Rooibos and Ginger Chai Tea
Juli-Anna and Neale’s romantic Easter wedding at the Signet Library, Edinburgh
It’s almost the end of summer but today we cherish spring thanks to Juli-Anna & Neale’s stunning Easter wedding. Overflowing with pretty, packed with personal, elegant touches, happy tears and great fun – their day was full of originality and flair!

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Edinburgh EH1 1RF

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The Signet Library is owned and operated by The Society of Writers to Her Majesty’s Signet (The WS Society), a corporation recognised under the law of Scotland.