City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Outdoor


Find Edinburgh venues by type (e.g. Cinemas).

Photo Edinburgh Venue Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
Holyrood Park Education Centre Educational facility and home of the Historic Scotland Ranger service. Outdoor
Princes Street Gardens Princes Street Gardens is a great swathe of greenspace that runs along the length of Princes Street in Central Edinburgh. The gardens, situated directly under Edinburgh Castle, in what was formerly... Outdoor
Holyrood Lodge The ground floor of Holyrood Lodge is a public InformationCentre for Holyrood Park. Outdoor
Castle Street - Summer 2011
Castle Street Central, pedestrianised street in Edinburgh's New Town that is the location for street markets throughout the year. Outdoor
Flotterstone Visitor Centre Flotterstone Information Centre is located behind the Flotterstone Inn, off the A702, on the Eastern Side of the Regional Park. Outdoor
Union Canal - view from above
Union Canal The 19th century Union Canal is not a park in the typical sense, but like the Water of Leith it provides a strip of blue and green through Edinburgh from Lochrin Basin in Fountainbridge (just off... Outdoor
Walkers rest at the top of Arthur's Seat
Arthur's Seat Arthur's Seat is the top of Holyrood Park, the large public park at the foot of the Royal Mile. It takes a moderately fit walker about 20 minutes to climb to the top. Outdoor 354
Braidwood Centre A community centre available for hire, Braidwood Centre is located near the centre of town. Outdoor
Vogrie House The main house to Vogrie Country Park in Gorebridge, to the South of Edinburgh. Outdoor
George Street George Street is one of the main streets in Edinburgh's New Town, built according to James Craig's 1760s grid plan. Outdoor
The Mound viewed from the Festival Wheel (2018)
Festival Wheel The Festival Wheel (aka Edinburgh Festival Wheel and Big Wheel) is a large mechanical, red and white Ferris Wheel, situated in the centre of Edinburgh, in Eas Outdoor
Water of Leith Visitor Centre Visitor centre run by the Water of Leith Conservation Trust. Outdoor
Levenhall Links Levenhall Links is a coastal, industrial, and recreational area at Musselburgh, near Musselburgh Racecourse, Morrison's Haven and Prestongrange Industrial Heritage Museum. Outdoor
Electric City The Old Street Lighting Depot that has been cleaned up and taken over by the Hidden Door arts festival. Outdoor
Pilrig Park A good-sized green space owned by the city of Edinburgh since 1920. The public park has two play areas, allotments, community forestry, and football pitch. Outdoor
Grassmarket Square Situated beneath Edinburgh castle and just down from the High Street, the historic Grassmarket area is a popular public space for festival performance, public markets and such like. Outdoor
Inveresk Lodge Garden Inveresk Lodge Garden is a National Trust for Scotland walled garden on a hillside, in the small village of Inveresk. Outdoor 377
Goldenacre Playing Fields George Heriot's School sports ground at Goldenacre in the north of Edinburgh. Outdoor
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh - West Gate West Gate of the 70-acre Edinburgh landscaped garden and site for a bonkers bicycle version of A Midsummer's Night Dream during Fringe 2017. Outdoor 380
Dalkeith Country Park 2,000 acre country estate on the outskirts of Edinburgh offering a variety of outdoor recreational activities such as archery, walking in ancient forests, a well-being lab, a wooden play fort, bushcra Outdoor 397