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New Town Theatre

Fringe Venue 7

96 George Street, EH2 3DH




New Town Theatre

Fringe Venue 7, Freemasons’ Hall, 96 George Street, EH2 3DH
BOX OFFICE from 4 August: 0131 220 0143

The beautiful and lavishly decorated Freemasons Hall features four well-equipped and comfortable theatres. Situated 300m from the Assembly Rooms and 300m from the International Book Festival, it is ideally placed in the city centre.

Please note we do not have level access to the venue. Please call 0131 220 0143 (from 4 August) to find out how we can assist with your visit.


There is metered parking on/adjacent to George Street. Tickets are required 8.30am-6.30pm Mon to Sat and time is limited to 2 hours. For longer-term parking: NCP Car Park on Castle Terrace close to Traverse Theatre.


Public Transport

New Town Theatre is easily reached by public transport as many buses serve George Street and Lothian Road. Day and weekly tickets available. www.lothianbuses.com



We apologise for not having level access at New Town Theatre. The venue is a listed Masonic building and only a temporary theatre during the Fringe. 


Our team is willing to help patrons with mobility difficulties. If you have particular requirements and would like to arrange assistance, please call the venue once we are open – from 6 August:


New Town: 0131 220 0143