City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh venues


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

Photo Edinburgh Venue Venue Description Venue type
St Mary's Cathedral far shot
St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral The Roman Catholic, metropolitan cathedral in Edinburgh, an impressive building at the top of Leith Walk. Spiritual Centre
Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart A Society of Jesus (Jesuit) community has been established at the Church of the Sacred Heart since the parish was formed in 1859. Churches
Museum of Childhood Free museum aimed at adults and children the Museum of Childhood brings together anitque toys, dolls, teddy bears, trainsets, trcicylces, and games from many parts of the world to tell the story&... Museums
Edinburgh World Heritage Trust Built in 1796 by Thomas Russell to a design by celebrated Edinburgh New Town architect Robert Adam, this is another good example of a typical Georgian Edinburgh neo-classical interior. Museums
Modern art
Inspace Gallery Inspace is a public engagement lab on the ground floor of Edinburgh University's Informatics Forum. Edinburgh University
Collective Gallery The Collective runs a programme of visual art exhibitions, projects and commissions. Galleries
Ghilie Dhu front
Ghillie Dhu A bar in a converted church with impressive grand interior and own draft ales. Bar staff in rugby shirts and kilts, and a baronial, banquet hall style set-up in the body of the old church. Pubs
Leith Town Hall Part of a complex of building opened in 1932 as a 'thank you' to the local people of Leith for the incorporation of Leith into the City of Edinburgh. Mixed Use
Edinburgh Books Edinburgh Books has been a landmark for book lovers for more than twenty years. Shops
Milne's Bar A basement bar situated a short stumble from the foot of the Mound, Milne's is still referred to as the "poet's bar", on account of famous, past literary cliente Pubs
Art Amatoria external
Art Amatoria Art Amatoria is a commercial gallery, launched by Caroline Hay at the beginning of 2009, to showcase emerging and established contemporary artists. Galleries
Bar 50 Cafe/bar in a hostel, down in the Cowgate. Free Fringe: Laughing Horse
Royal Mile Tavern entrance at night
Royal Mile Tavern Central bar in the Edinburgh Old Town. Live music from 9pm til late. Pub grub. Pubs
The Globe Bar Centrally located backpacker and sports bar down in the Cowgate Free Fringe: PBH
Banshee Labyrinth Late night opening bar and cafe, with three bars, just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile. Like other pubs and clubs in the area the venue is found in Edinburgh Old Town's cave-like vaults. Pubs
Students Den
Bannermans Longstanding cellar bar deep in the bowels of the Cowgate with live music, particularly acoustic sets. Popular with students and travellers. Pubs
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. Nightclubs
Opium Old Town rock and alternative bar and club venue. Cheap drinks, student clientele. Free Fringe: PBH
Base Nightclub Cowgate nightclub, open Friday and Saturdays til 3pm. Nightclubs
Kiwi Bar @ Walkabout Small function room and bar, dubbed the Kiwi Room, at Walkabout in the Omni Leisure Centre at the top of Leith Walk. Pubs