Culture

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See below exhibitions, events and venues tagged with culture.

  • collection centre dolls house detail View on a map

    Museum Collection Centre

    Free Entry | Donations Welcome

    Discover many interesting objects on ‘open storage’ display.

  • Scott Monument Exterior View on a map

    Scott Monument

    **** Please note, phone lines are currently down at the Scott Monument.

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    Nelson Monument

    £5 entry

    Perched high on Calton Hill in the east end of the city centre, is the monument to Admiral Lord Nelson's victory, and death, at the battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805.

  • Outside the Writers' Museum Edinburgh View on a map

    The Writers' Museum

    Free Entry | Donations Welcome

    The Writers’ Museum celebrates the lives of three giants of Scottish Literature – Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson.

  • City art centre visitors looking at painting View on a map

    City Art Centre

    Free Entry | Donations Welcome

    The City of Edinburgh’s Art collection is one of the finest in Scotland, and includes works by the most important Scottish artists.

  • Makars' Court View on a map

    Makars' Court

    Public access 24/7

    Makars’ Court is an evolving national literary monument where you can see some of the famous words of great Scottish writers inscribed in the flags

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    Queensferry Museum

    Free Entry | Donations Welcome

    Queensferry Museum shows the traditions and historic past of the village and neighbouring Dalmeny. With wonderful views onto the Firth of Forth, the museum is a perfect starting point to learn all about history of the Ferry.

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    City Observatory

    Edinburgh's City Observatory, also known as the Playfair Observatory, is a fascinating place, where the optimism and excitement of early scientific advances can still be felt.