Leith Local History Society

How to find us


We meet in the Leith Community Education Centre, New Kirkgate, Leith.

New Kirkgate is the Shopping Centre located immediately opposite the foot of Leith Walk. The Community Education Centre is on the upper level of the Shopping Centre. You use either the metal stairs in the middle of the Shopping Centre or the ramp from the car park at the rear.


We meet at 7.00pm on the third Tuesday in the month from September to May except in December when the meeting normally takes place on the second Tuesday of the month.

How to get there by bus

How to get there by car

From Leith Walk turn left into Great Junction Street and then first right into Henderson Street. Please note that parking is no longer available in the Lidl car park. A fine is imposed on any car parked there for more that 1½ hours.