The Yard is a purpose built indoor and outdoor adventure playground for children and young people with disabilities.

The Yard is a safe environment where children and young people can experience play without feeling different. We run family, school and club sessions in the heart of Edinburgh.

Watch our video

What's on

Full timetable

Summer Holidays

Over the summer holidays (Monday 29 June to Saturday 15 August) our family sessions run on: Mon 10am to 2.45pm, Tues to Friday 10am to 4pm, Sat 12noon to 5pm

The Big Fun Raiser Sat 26 Sep

Regular open play sessions

Fridays 13.00 - 16.00 (term time only)
Saturdays 12noon - 17.00 (year round) 

Parent Forum Meetings

The date of the next forum meeting Saturday 12 September at 12 noon.  All welcome. Join the Facebook group: The Yard Edinburgh Parents Forum.

Free Complementary Therapy Service

Our new timetable is online. To book yourself a session email

Events & notices

View all

Family Fun Day Saturday 5 Sep

Join us on Saturday 5 September from 11am to 3pm for our annual fun day featuring a bouncy castle, barbecue, arts and crafts, stalls, fun and games!  Entry by donation.

Family contributions and support for our cake stall and bric-a-brac stall are welcome.
Please email if you would like to get involved.

Children aged between 2 and 5 years?

Then join us at our NEW drop-in club for children with disabilities and their siblings. Every Tuesday during term time from 12 noon to 2pm. 

Starts Tuesday 25 August 2015.

Click here for more details

How to find us

22 Eyre Place Lane
Edinburgh EH3 5EH

Email us

0131 476 4506 

Get here by bus
The number 8, 27
and 36 stop nearby

small map
Click here for more
detailed directions 

To find a session to suit you please click sessions

Facebook link


Success stories

"People play
together more.
There's more

About us

Our story
the team
The Yard 

Explore prev next

Click through images of our play facility

Soft Play
Main Hall