City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh venues


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Photo Edinburgh Venue Venue Description Venue type Edinburgh Fringe Venue
The Quad
Talbot Rice Gallery The Talbot Rice is a University of Edinburgh owned gallery. Edinburgh University
Critical Mass at Dynamic Earth
Dynamic Earth With its expansive, white marquee design, Dynamic Earth is a rather large, incongruous-looking structure at the edge of the Edinburgh Old Town, near the Scottish Parliament and Holyrood Palace and... Visitor Attractions 315
Fringe Central Fringe Central is a hub for Fringe staff, those involved in putting on shows, and media covering the Fringe. Only at the Fringe 2
Edinburgh Farmers Market
Edinburgh Farmers' Market The Edinburgh Farmer's market at Castle Terrace takes place every Saturday from 9am-2pm, year round. Shops
Dragonfly Cocktail Bar Minimalist cocktail lounge offering free comedy shows at the Edinburgh Fringe. Open late, til 3am during the festival in August. Pubs 414
Fettes College
Fettes College One of a number of Edinburgh's boarding schools, David Bryce's neo-Gothic chateau building is distinguished by its tall spires and gargoyles, surrounded by large grounds and boarding houses. Education
Doggerfisher
Doggerfisher Contemporary art from Scottish and international artists, just at the corner of Gayfield Square Garden Galleries
Scottish Poetry Library The Scottish Poetry Library is one of three poetry libraries in the UK, but the only one to be independently housed. Libraries & Archives 167
City of Edinburgh Methodist Church Formerly known as 'Nicolson Square Methodist Church', four congregations joined together to create the current church in 19th century building on a corner of this small green square. Churches
St Peter's Scottish Episcopal Church St Peter's Scottish Episcopal Church can be found off South Clerk Street and near to Queen's Hall. Spiritual Centre 58
Scott Monument, Princes Street Garden East
Scott Monument The Scott monument is a brooding, 200-foot (61m), Gothic spire which opened in 1846 in honour of the prolific local novelist Walter Scott. It has been called "the largest monument to a writer in the... Visitor Attractions 255
Valvona & Crolla A foodie's delight, this gourmet deli/shop/cafe-bar specializes in Italian food and wine, and has been part of Edinburgh's food landscape since 1934. Restaurants 67
Inverleith's St Serf's Church and Hall Offering weekly services in the church proper, St Serf's also provides two halls for community events, licensed for theatre productions throughout the year. Spiritual Centre 83
St Michael and All Saints Church Part of the Scottish Episcopal Church, St Michael and All Saints offers regular services throughout the week. Spiritual Centre 95
Murrayfield Parish Church Centre Church of Scotland Parish Church and a part of the Edinburgh Presbytery, Murrayfield Parish Church is adjoined by the Church Centre, which serves as a venue during Spiritual Centre 104
Edinburgh City Chambers Entrance
Edinburgh City Chambers This is where the City of Edinburgh Council conducts much of its business. In particular, members of the public can attend most meetings of the Council, Committees and Sub-Committees. Visitor Attractions 199
Riddle's Court Edinburgh Old Town, "A' listed courtyard which dates back to 1587 and was the former residence of renowned Edinburgh Enlightenment philosopher David Hume in the mid-eighteenth century. Education 277
Virgin arches on the Royal Mile
High Street, Cockburn Street to George IV Bridge Every August, during the Edinburgh Fringe, the area around the Fringe Only at the Fringe 10
Scotch Malt Whisky Society 28 Queen Street is an impressive four-storey Georgian building, comprising a suite of modern and elegant rooms, open to members of the whisky imbibing society and non-member alike. Restaurants 182
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh The 300-plus year-old Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh (RCPE) building is home to a Scottish professional organisation that now has 10,000 fellows, members, associates and affiliates in 86 Museums 74