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Edinburgh Printmakers
Edinburgh Printmakers

Edinburgh, EH1 3LR

Edinburgh Printmakers, established in 1967 as the first open access studio in Britain.

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  • Museum on the Mound
    Museum on the Mound

    The Mound, Edinburgh, EH1 1YZ

    This fascinating museum takes a fresh look at money – and much, much more.

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  • Museum of Childhood
    Museum of Childhood

    Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1TG

    A fun day out for the whole family. Discover - or rediscover! - the toys and games of days gone by.

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    Museum of Edinburgh
    Museum of Edinburgh

    Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DD

    This historic museum is the City's treasure box - a maze of rooms crammed full of iconic objects from Edinburgh's past.

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    The Writers' Museum
    The Writers' Museum

    Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PA

    Celebrating the lives of three great Scottish writers – Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson.

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    Lauriston Castle
    Lauriston Castle

    Davidsons Mains, Edinburgh, EH4 5QD

    Step back through time to see this unique Edwardian home. Left in trust to the nation by its last private owners, the Reids.

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    The People's Story Museum
    The People's Story Museum

    163 Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8BN

    The People’s Story explores the lives of Edinburgh’s ordinary people at work and play.

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    Surgeons' Hall Museums
    Surgeons' Hall Museums

    Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW

    The Wohl Pathology Museum, the History of Surgery Museum and The Dental Collection all located in one building.

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  • Museum Collections Centre
    Museum Collections Centre

    Edinburgh, EH3 6NU

    Houses the City's reserve collections, with many fascinating objects on 'open storage' display.

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    City Art Centre
    City Art Centre

    Edinburgh, EH1 1DE

    Home to a Nationally Recognised collection of Scottish Art and host to a varied calendar of temporary exhibitions.

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    Scottish National Portrait Gallery
    Scottish National Portrait Gallery

    Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

    A unique visual history of Scotland told through the portraits of those who shaped it, from the 16th century to the present.

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  • The Dean Gallery
    The Dean Gallery

    Edinburgh, EH4 3DS

    The Dean Gallery houses the Gallery of Modern Art's collection of Dada & Surrealist art.

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  • St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments
    St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments

    Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1NQ

    An important collection of early keyboard instruments. Currently closed until November 2016.

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  • The Scottish Gallery
    The Scottish Gallery

    Edinburgh, EH3 6HZ

    The Scottish Gallery has been situated on Dundas Street, Edinburgh since 1992.

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  • Talbot Rice Gallery
    Talbot Rice Gallery

    Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

    Modern art gallery and permanent collection housed within magnificent Georgian quadrangle.

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  • 1 Edinburgh Printmakers Edinburgh, EH1 3LR
    2 Museum on the Mound The Mound, Edinburgh, EH1 1YZ
    3 Museum of Childhood Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1TG 3 stars
    4 Museum of Edinburgh Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DD 4 stars
    5 The Writers' Museum Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PA 3 stars
    6 Lauriston Castle Davidsons Mains, Edinburgh, EH4 5QD 3 stars
    7 The People's Story Museum 163 Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8BN 3 stars
    8 Surgeons' Hall Museums Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW
    9 Museum Collections Centre Edinburgh, EH3 6NU 3 stars
    10 City Art Centre Edinburgh, EH1 1DE 4 stars
    11 Scottish National Portrait Gallery Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
    12 The Dean Gallery Edinburgh, EH4 3DS
    13 St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1NQ
    14 The Scottish Gallery Edinburgh, EH3 6HZ
    15 Talbot Rice Gallery Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL

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