Hear, see and feel history come to life.
Learning from the past to never forget we can change the future.
For 100 years the poppy has been our national symbol of remembrance. Register your interest in visiting Lady Haig's Poppy Factory where 3 million poppies and 15,000 poppy wreaths are manufactured, meet the disabled veterans who make them and immerse yourself in the rich history and heritage of the poppy.
Poppy Factory tours
History of the factory
In 1926 Lady Haig established Lady Haig's Poppy Factory in the Canongate, Edinburgh, with two men and a pair of scissors.
After nearly 100 years, we're still providing employment support for disabled veterans. But a lot has changed.