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Sanat müzeleri

Museum
“A great option if it's raining during your stay and you want to be indoors, the museum is free although there are occasionally exhibitions you can pay to see. It's bigger than you might think and recommend you give yourself a few hours at least to look around!”
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Sanat Galerisi
“It is a unique Art Gallery, near the centre of town, which displays the best of Scottish Portraits on 3 floors. It is free entry and has a good cafe. ”
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Museum
“An amazing Victorian building with a huge, beautiful hall and lots of interesting things to see. Bring lots of time or, as it's free, nip in and out at your leisure : )”
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Sanat Galerisi
“Beautiful paintings in the heart of Edinburgh. Free entrance to regular exhibitions. ”
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Sanat Galerisi
“This gallery is - like most of Edinburgh's galleries and museums - housed in a beautiful building (in this case, classical). There is much to see, but check out the Phoebe Traquair tapestries. Beautiful!”
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Sanat Müzesi
“Find out what it was like to live in one of the New Town's houses when the New Town was built in 1820 or so. This is Tom's favourite attraction.”
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Sanat Müzesi
“A creative hub, housing Edinburgh Printmakers, artists and cultural organisations. Great shop, exhibition space and cafe.”
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Museum
“A wonderful museum with several floors of Scottish history... Get lost for hours... And it's free : ) ”
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Tarih müzeleri

Museum
“A great option if it's raining during your stay and you want to be indoors, the museum is free although there are occasionally exhibitions you can pay to see. It's bigger than you might think and recommend you give yourself a few hours at least to look around!”
  • Yerel halktan 570 kişi öneriyor
Museum
“An amazing Victorian building with a huge, beautiful hall and lots of interesting things to see. Bring lots of time or, as it's free, nip in and out at your leisure : )”
  • Yerel halktan 40 kişi öneriyor
History Museum
“The Museum of Edinburgh, formerly known as Huntly House Museum, is a museum in Edinburgh, Scotland, housing a collection relating to the town's origins, history and legends”
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History Museum
“Museum that focuses on money, coinage and economics. It is located in the Bank of Scotland Head Office building on The Mound.”
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History Museum
“Fascinating museum showing domestic life in Edinburgh's Old Town in 17th century”
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History Museum
“The People's Story gives an unique insight in to Edinburgh's working class people from the 18th century to the late 20th century. The displays include tableaux, original objects, images and personal stories to reveal their fascinating history of the city. Just opposite it on the Royal Mile is the Edinburgh Museum where you can discover the fascinating history of the city through its wide and varied collections. Both are Free Admission (see also www.edinburghmuseums.org.uk)”
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History Museum
“Celebrate the lives of Scotland's greatest writers, Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson at the architecturally enthralling Lady Stair's House built in 1622. At the Writers' Museum you can see Robert Burns' writing desk, the printing press on which Scott's Waverley novels were produced and many more. Upon leaving the museum be sure not to miss the quotations carved in stone celebrating Scottish writers. ”
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History Museum
“John Knox House, popularly known as "John Knox's House", is a historic house in Edinburgh, Scotland, reputed to have been owned and lived in by Protestant reformer John Knox during the 16th century”
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Seyir terasları

Mountain
“Brush the cobwebs away and climb Arthur’s seat to see the fabulous views. It can be cold. U need trainers! Put the high heels away! ”
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Park
“Carlton hill is at the east end of Princes street, right in the heart of the city. It’s a very small hill with very big views. Climb up the steps from street level, and you’ll be welcomed with stunning views north across the Forth estuary to Fife, and south over the old town and Arthur’s Seat”
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Anıt / Kent Simgesi
“The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is the second largest monument to a writer in the world after the José Martí monument in Havana. It stands in Princes Street Gardens, just opposite the Jenners department store and near to Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station, which is named after Scott's Waverley novels. The tower is 200 feet 6 inches (61.11 m) high, and has a series of viewing platforms reached by a series of narrow spiral staircases giving panoramic views of central Edinburgh and its surroundings. The highest platform is reached by a total of 288 steps.”
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Anıt / Kent Simgesi
“The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is the second largest monument to a writer in the world .”
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Gözlem Yeri
“Historic setting beside the castle and then walk down the royal Mile to Holyrood.”
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Park
“Calton Hill is a mix of bustling commercial areas and quiet residential streets. The hill itself, with its city views, is home to the Collective contemporary art gallery and the unfinished National Monument. Gay bars and casual eateries cluster around the top of busy Leith Walk, where the Edinburgh Playhouse stages musicals and comedy. Locals frequent the bakeries, cafes and gift stores on vibrant Broughton Street.”
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Gözlem Yeri
“The Mound is an artificial hill in central Edinburgh, Scotland, which connects Edinburgh's New and Old Towns.”
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Park
“Great Views from the top of this City Centre Hill. Climb the fake Parthenon or just take up a picnic and enjoy the views from near the observatory at the top”
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Tarihi alanlar

Palace
“The Queen's official residence in Edinburgh and the home of Scottish royal history. Open throughout the year, the Palace of Holyroodhouse stands at the end of Edinburgh's Royal Mile, with beautiful views of Arthur's Seat. ”
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Palace
“This is where Royal Family stays when visiting Edinburgh. When going to visit don't skip the gardens.”
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Yol
“Known as such as it is one mile long and connects two of Edinburgh's most iconic locations - Holyrood Palace and Edinburgh Castle, this is one of the busiest streets in Old Town. The Royal Mile is an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, pubs and visitor attractions. During the August Edinburgh Festival, the High Street becomes crowded with tourists, entertainers and buskers. It has various souvenir shops along with vintage and quirky bohemian clothes shops, you will also find multiple traditional whiskey shops and drinks locally sourced from Edinburgh and wider Scotland for you to sample and buy. You can also browse through various shops selling Scottish tartan and tweeds. ”
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Anıt / Kent Simgesi
“The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is the second largest monument to a writer in the world after the José Martí monument in Havana. It stands in Princes Street Gardens, just opposite the Jenners department store and near to Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station, which is named after Scott's Waverley novels. The tower is 200 feet 6 inches (61.11 m) high, and has a series of viewing platforms reached by a series of narrow spiral staircases giving panoramic views of central Edinburgh and its surroundings. The highest platform is reached by a total of 288 steps.”
  • Yerel halktan 68 kişi öneriyor
Kilise
“St Giles' Cathedral, also known as the High Kirk of Edinburgh,[1] has been one of Edinburgh's religious focal points for approximately 900 years. Its distinctive crown steeple is a prominent feature of the city skyline, at about a third of the way down the Royal Mile which runs from the Castle to Holyrood Palace. The present church dates from the late 14th century, though it was extensively restored in the 19th century, and is protected as a category A listed building.”
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Anıt / Kent Simgesi
“The Scott Monument is a Victorian Gothic monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott. It is the second largest monument to a writer in the world .”
  • Yerel halktan 64 kişi öneriyor
Şato
“Edinburgh Castle is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh, Scotland, from its position on the Castle Rock. ”
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Şato
“Craigmillar Castle is a ruined medieval castle in Edinburgh, Scotland. It is three miles (4.8 km) south-east of the city centre. It is best known for its association with Mary, Queen of Scots, who convalesced in the castle after an illness after the birth of her son, the future James VI in 1566. Enjoy views to the north over the city of Edinburgh from the castle ramparts.”
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Kütüphaneler

Library
“The National Library of Scotland is a reference library with world-class collections. It is also Scotland's largest library and one of the major research libraries in Europe. Their collections range from rare historical documents to online journals, covering every subject. They specialise in Scotland's knowledge, history and culture.”
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Library
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Library
“Access to free PCs and wi-fi, you'll need to become a member to use the facilities but it's open to anyone. Super central”
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College Library
“The SPL is one of three poetry libraries in the UK, but the only one to be independently constituted and housed. It is the only poetry house in the world to have an extensive lending library at its core.”
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Library
“Bookbug sessions - children's crafts class/workshops A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. First and third Tuesday of every month at 10.30-11.15am. Second and fourth Wednesday of every month: 10.30-11.15am”
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Kahve Dükkanı
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Library
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Library
“I can use my library card to get you anything to read if you wish to chill out with a book in a peaceful location. The card works for all public libraries in the city.”
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