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See below exhibitions, events and venues tagged with culture.

  • Museum of Edinburgh exterior View on a map

    Museum of Edinburgh

    Free Entry | Donations Welcome

    Iconic items, beautiful objects, fascinating facts and gruesome tales are waiting to be discovered in this beautiful 16th century museum. 

  • 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.

  • Peoples Story Museum Edinburgh Sign View on a map

    The People's Story Museum

    Free Entry | Donations Welcome

    The People's Story gives an unique insight in to Edinburgh's working class people from the 18th century to the late 20th century. 

     

  • 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.