Investigate the Bards College in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

“Investigate the Bards College” is a Bards College Faction Quest in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim


  • Any Tavern with a Bard
  • Any wandering Bard
  • Solitude


Talk with any of the Various bards that are found throughout Skyrim. Ask them to teach you something and they will tell you that they studied at the Bards College in Solitude.

Investigate the Bards College

For example, if you go to the Bannered Mare in Whiterun, you will find Mikael. Talk to him about where he learned to sing and he will direct you to the college in Solitude

Investigate the Bards College

Make yoru way to Solitude. Next door to Proud Spire Manor you will find the Bards College. Go inside and find the Altmer, Viarmo. Talk with him to learn about the admittance process. He will tell you that each prospective petitioner must perform a task for the College. As it happens, he has just the task for you. This will begin the one side quest that the college offers: Tending the Flames.

Next Quest[edit]

Tending the Flames