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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 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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    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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  • 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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    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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    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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    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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  • 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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  • 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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    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 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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    Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments
    Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments

    Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG

    1000 historic instruments from Britain, Europe and across the world!

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  • Trinity House Maritime Museum
    Trinity House Maritime Museum

    Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 6BJ

    Home of the Incorporation of Shipowners and Shipmasters with an outstanding collection of maritime memorabilia. Guided tours...

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  • Royal Museum
    Royal Museum

    Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

    The Royal Museum houses outstanding international collections of Decorative Arts, Science and Industry, Archaeology and the...

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    Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
    Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

    Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

    An outstanding collection of twentieth century painting, sculpture and graphic art.

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  • 1 Edinburgh Printmakers Edinburgh, EH1 3LR
    2 Museum of Edinburgh Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DD 4 stars
    3 Scottish National Portrait Gallery Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
    4 Museum of Childhood Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1TG 3 stars
    5 The People's Story Museum 163 Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8BN 3 stars
    6 Museum Collections Centre Edinburgh, EH3 6NU 3 stars
    7 Museum on the Mound The Mound, Edinburgh, EH1 1YZ
    8 Surgeons' Hall Museums Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW
    9 City Art Centre Edinburgh, EH1 1DE 4 stars
    10 Lauriston Castle Davidsons Mains, Edinburgh, EH4 5QD 3 stars
    11 The Writers' Museum Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PA 3 stars
    12 Reid Concert Hall Museum of Instruments Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG
    13 Trinity House Maritime Museum Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 6BJ
    14 Royal Museum Edinburgh, EH1 1JF 5 stars
    15 Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

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