Tolbooth

Tolbooth

About Tolbooth

Tolbooth Jail Wynd, Stirling FK8 1DE
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The award-winning Tolbooth is Stirling's venue for music, performance and classes.

Re-opened in 2002, after a sensational restoration and redesign by award winning architect Richard Murphy, the Tolbooth has quickly established a reputation as one of the best live music venues in the country.

The Tolbooth has always been a feature of Stirling's cultural life, it has been a court and jail (complete with death cells) and hosted a parliament in the reign of James VI.

Nowadays the Tolbooth is the base for Stirling Council's Arts and Event Team and the home to some of the best musicians and performers working in Scotland.

The extended Grade A-listed building has retained many original features such as the dome ceiling in the main auditorium as well as incorporating state of the art technology throughout its eight floors.

The main auditorium can accommodate up to 166 people seated theatre style but at the touch of a button the space can be transformed to suit a an event for up to 225 people standing.

Throughout this light and airy building there are small to medium sized meeting rooms, the largest of which can accomodate 100 people, break-out rooms, circulation space, a cafe/bar and restaurant.

A permanent technical team is on hand to provide support to the more than traditional methods of presentation.

Upcoming Events at Tolbooth

Turin Brakes

Turin Brakes

21st November 2019 - 22nd November 2019
This is a chance to see Turin Brakes in their first full stripped back acoustic tour since way back in 2002!
James Grant

James Grant

23rd November 2019
Don't miss James Grant, one of the most renowned and respected performers Scotland has ever produced, when he plays the Tolbooth on 23rd November!
Alice Martin: CTRL C

Alice Martin: CTRL C

28th November 2019 - 10th December 2019
Alice Martin’s first solo exhibition ‘CTRL C’ comes to Tolbooth Stirling from 28th November. The exhibition is an exploration of digital copies through the use and manipulation of open data.
Adam Holmes and The Embers with special guests Buoy Gull

Adam Holmes and The Embers with special guests Buoy Gull

29th November 2019
Following their sold-out Scottish mini tour last year Adam Holmes and The Embers and Buoy Gull duo head to The Tolbooth for what will be a stirring night of folk/soul and Americana music!
Peatbog Faeries

Peatbog Faeries

13th December 2019
Peatbog Faeries have toured the world with their inventive and unique brand of music never failing to fill the floor and delight crowds, catch them at the Tolbooth on 13th December!
Christmas Ceilidhs

Christmas Ceilidhs

14th December 2019
What better way to spend the lead up to Christmas than with a Christmas Ceilidh at the Tolbooth on 14th December.
Snow Play

Snow Play

20th December 2019 - 21st December 2019
When Mr Green comes back home from his Christmas holidays and finds that Mr White has moved in, it’s the start of a brrrriliant series of adventures!
Hogmanay Ceilidhs

Hogmanay Ceilidhs

31st December 2019
What better way to spend Hogmanay than celebrating the end of the year at the Tolbooth Hogmanay Ceilidhs!

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