Hurricane Ian: Edinburgh Zoo, Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street Gardens closed due to high winds
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“All ticket holders will be emailed with further information. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.”
Edinburgh Zoo also made the decision to close on Friday morning. On social media, they promised to contact anyone who had pre-booked to rearrange their visit.
At midday, Princes Street Gardens also shut its gates due to the winds, which are expected to peak at 57 mph this afternoon.
Lauriston Castle Gardens was forced to close later on in the afternoon, after a number of tree limbs fell.