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  • collection centre dolls house detail View on a map

    Museum Collections Centre

    Temporarily closed

    Discover many interesting objects on ‘open storage’ display.

  • Scott Monument Exterior View on a map

    Scott Monument

    Temporarily closed

     

    Discover one of Edinburgh's most iconic landmarks. We offer fully guided tours daily from 10am. 

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    Nelson Monument

    Temporarily closed

    Perched high on Calton Hill 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 | Last entry 4.15pm

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

  • Curator sits admiring two paintings on display - both paintings are in gold frames View on a map

    City Art Centre

    Free entry | Donations welcome | Last entry 4.15pm

    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

    Temporarily closed

    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.