Visitor Information

Opening times:

April through September: Monday to Sunday 10am - 7pm
 
October through March: Monday to Sunday 10am - 4pm; last admission 3.30pm.

See our main Visiting Information page for details of opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period.

Admission:

Admission is £5, for both adults and children. There are no concessions. Payment is by cash only.

Facilities:

There is no cafe at the Scott Monument, but there are many cafes and restaurants nearby. Audio information is available in French, German, Italian and Spanish.

Accessibility:

Access is restricted as the monument has a narrow spiral staircase of 287 steps and there is no wheelchair access.

Contact us: 

The Scott Monument, East Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh EH2 2EJ

Tel: 0131 529 4068

Tel: 0131 556 9536 (for group bookings)

Email: museumcollectionscentre@edinburgh.gov.uk



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