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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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Edinburgh Tattoo

Fabulous Dinner & Tattoo package for Edinburgh's celebrated summer show.

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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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Pommery Bar is back at the Colonnades for August 2015
Fizz will be once more be on the menu as Edinburgh’s newly refurbished Signet Library throws open its doors for the Festival season from Monday 3 August to Monday 31 August
Restoring the glory of the Colonnades at the Signet Library
Over just a few months, in between delivering memorable weddings and conferences the Lower Library has been transformed as part of a £250k project. Led by Interior designer Amy Schellenberg and an army of talented craftsmen we have stripped back the years to reveal the room in its true glory. The history of this part of Edinburgh is fascinating
Meet the Colonnades Team
Our people are renowned for being a cut above the rest. The Colonnades team from chefs to waiting teams are confident, passionate and very switched on. Unimpeachable professionalism and seamless delivery of perfect food – it’s what we’re known for. Over the coming weeks we'll be introducing the team. Come and meet us soon!

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The Signet Library
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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.