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.
The Writers’ Museum celebrates the lives of three giants of Scottish Literature – Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson.
Free entry to the grounds. Castle Admission - Adult £8, Concession £6 (under 5 free)
A 16th century tower house with early 19th century additions set in stunning grounds overlooking the Firth of Forth.
The Museum of Childhood has a place in the hearts of millions. The first museum in the world dedicated to the history of childhood, it displays toys and games from across the generations.
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.