August 24th to September 1st, 2024

Group walks 2023

Themed History

Making of a Town


Date : Wednesday August 30th

Time : 2 pm

Meet : Lidl, Prestonpans

With : Catching the Past

Join us for a costumed, guided walk through time
Explore the history of Prestonpans through the stories of the industries and the people who worked, lived and died there. Tales of soap, pottery, glass, bricks, salt and… witches!

Wednesday August 30th, 2pm. Walk lasts around 1hr 30m. Meet at Lidl (bus stop area) and finish at the car park opposite Prestonpans Goth.

As there is sometimes rough terrain, please wear appropriate footwear.

All children must be accompanied by an adult.


As we can only take around eight people, booking through our Facebook page is strongly recommended.

Costumed guides from Catching the Past

Prestongrange industrial museum, photographed by Derek Muller