Visitor Attractions

The Scottish capital spread out from this medieval stronghold perched on top of an extinct volcano.
Jacob’s Ladder is an ancient, public pathway - one of Edinburgh's many steep wynds - that scales the lower
This bronze, memorial statue of James Braidwood, widely regarded as the founder of modern firefighting tech
The Scottish Fire Heritage museum is a free museum that recalls the history of firefighting across Scotland
The Festival Wheel (aka "Edinburgh Festival Wheel" and "Big Wheel") is a large mechanical, red and white Fe
A modern whisky and gin distillery on the edge of Holyrood Park, in a co
Impressive neo-classical mansion, 16 miles or so from central Edinburgh, set in 5,000 acres of combined coa
The National Monument of Scotland Calton Hill is the most iconic of the cluster of historic buildings atop
A National Trust for Scotland property situated in 34 acres of woodland and parkland, 6 miles from Edinburgh…
An elegant Georgian building that provides a window into Leith’s maritime past.
The Museum of Childhood is a small, free museum on Edinburgh's Royal Mile aimed at adults and children.
The oldest concert hall in Scotland and museum carrying over 400 historical musical instruments.