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Musselburgh Racecourse

A VisitScotland five star rated visitor attraction. This conference and events facility offers a unique and versatile experience

Musselburgh Racecourse is situated in one of the most beautiful areas of the country, with the historic Musselburgh Old Course Golf Course located in the heart of the racetrack.

Exclusive hire is available for your conference, or there are numerous suites of different sizes, ranging from 10 to 125 delegates. The venue is suitable for many uses including racing, weddings, athletics, theatre, filming, celebrations, seminars and product launches. We have the ability to host events ranging from 2 to 12,000 with the option to hire areas including grounds, suites, restaurants and bars.

From your initial enquiry, you will be appointed a personal coordinator to look after your event organisation and to oversee a team of staff to provide a seamless service for your occasion. Our fine dining catering is provided by the award-winning Heritage Portfolio. With extensive free on-site parking and great communication links to the A1 and Edinburgh City Bypass, Musselburgh Racecourse offers tranquillity only 20 minutes from Edinburgh city centre and 30 minutes from Edinburgh Airport.

City Centre

6.7 Miles


Musselburgh Racecourse
Linkfield Road
EH21 7RG

Venue Details

Maximum capacities

  • Theatre 100
  • Classroom 50
  • Banquet 80
  • Reception 125
  • Boardroom 40

General information

  • Disabled Access Yes
  • Outdoor Grounds Yes
  • WiFi No
  • Parking Yes


  • Visit Scotland 5 Star Visitor Attraction 2008
  • Thistle Award Winner 2008 with Scottish Racing
  • Thistle Award Winner 2005 for our Ladies Day Event
  • Investor in People


  • Marketing Edinburgh
  • Scottish Racing