City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Photo Edinburgh Venuesort icon Venue Description Image Edinburgh Fringe Venue
The Last Hutch
Scottish Mining Museum The Edinburgh area used to be dotted with coal mines. Many of these were shut down in the era of Margaret Thatcher following the longest-strike - the miners's strike - in UK history.
National Galleries of Scotland Reno
Scottish National Gallery Admission to the Scottish National Gallery's permanent collection is free and is really one thing that you should do in Edinburgh. 222
Gallery of Modern Art
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Award-winning gallery set in beautiful parkland/sculpture gardens. 66
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Scottish National Portrait Gallery The Scottish National Portrait Gallery provides a unique visual history of Scotland, told through the portraits of those who shaped it. Admission to the gallery is free, although an entrance charge... 46
Scottish National Portrait Gallery Café - Café Portrait Refectory style cafe in Scottish National Portrait Gallery serving seasonal food.
Scottish Parliament Building
Scottish Parliament "The Scottish parliament, adjourned on the 25th day of March, 1707, is hereby reconvened."
Scottish Poetry Library The Scottish Poetry Library is one of three poetry libraries in the UK, but the only one to be independently housed. 167
Scottish Seabird Centre Modern wildlife observation and educational building on a rocky outcrop overlooking the windswept, sandy beaches of North Berwick. The charity has interactive cameras, boat trips to nearby island...
Scottish Storytelling Centre
Scottish Storytelling Centre Purpose-built venue dedicated to live storytelling, for both children and adults. 30
Seafield Community Recycling Centre As well as recycling centre for all manner of things, the Waste Education cabin at Edinburgh's largest recycling centre is also a community centre of sorts with educational activities at its waste
Serenity Cafe Scotland's first Recovery Cafe, run by people in recovery for people in recovery and public customers looking for good value, good quality food in a relaxed space. 248
Seton Sands A windswept sandy beach just off the main road (B1348) to the South East of Edinburgh and downstream from Cockenzie power station.
Sheraton Grand Hotel Modern, 269-bedroom hotel on Lothian Road that faces directly opposite the Usher Hall and Edinburgh Castle, with Edinburgh International Conference Centre to its other side.
Shiatsu Centre For Holistic Wellbeing Alternative health centre offering shiatsu, homeopathy, yoga, chi gung, and the like. Open 7am til late during the Fringe.
Shilla Korean Restaurant Taking its names from an ancient Asian dynasty, Shilla provides a unique take on contemporary and traditional Korean cuisine. The New Town restaurant, opened in 2009, has four separate rooms.
Shillinghill Studios Studio and art gallery in converted 19th century church in the historic village of Temple, Midlothian. 244
Siglo
Siglo Free entry late night bar / nightclub on two floors, situated in the heart of the Cowgate. Siglo is open until 5am throughout the festival.
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Signet Library The historic Signet Library, in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, has such an elegant interior with its barrelled ceiling, cupola, corint
Silk Nightclub Nightclub on 3 floors, situated down on King Stables Rd, between the Grassmarket and Lothian Road. Open Thur-Sat 11am-3am (5am during Festival in August) 444
Sin Club and Lounge One of the many Cowgate late night haunts, Sin is an 800 capacity Club and Lounge in renovated old town church.