Life in Scotland

As a student abroad with the Experience Scotland program, you will be involved in a myriad of activities. You'll live in a close-knit community of participants, with a wealth of formal and informal opportunities to engage in the Dalkeith community and Scotland. See the photos below for some insight into the student experience with Experience Scotland.

Explore Dalkeith House

Explore Dalkeith & Edinburgh

Victoria Street Edinburgh


Dalkeith Estate - Learn more of the history of the estate

Points of Interest - Around Dalkeith

Participant Handbook - Designed to address common questions and concerns of Experience Scotland student participants.

Directions  - to Dalkeith House

The List  - focuses on Edinburgh and Glasgow nightlife, activities, restaurants, festivals, theatre, and cinema. Essentially, it is like the City Pages. If it is going on in Edinburgh, it will be listed here

Historic Scotland - a trust that manages historic sites around Scotland. They have an educational visit scheme where educational institutions can bring students for free if it is a part of their course of study. If you get a group together, we can help you make arrangements for a visit!

The Oracle  - lists many events, speakers, and exhibitions in the Edinburgh area. It even has a section dedicated to free activities