Alongside St Giles, off the Royal Mile, this is home to Scotland's Supreme Courts and one of the oldest venues in the city.
Government offices and consulates
Japanese consulate serving Scotland and North of England, providing public information about Japan, cultural exchange events, consular services to Japanese people, and support to Japanese companies.
The RCAHMS is a useful site for anyone looking to explore the history of particular buildings in Scotland online or in the government agency's search room at its Edinburgh base.
National archive located at the East of Princes Street, around the corner from Robert Adam's landmark General Register House.
St Andrew's House is the H.Q. of the Scottish Government, found East of Princes Street under Calton Hill.
The Danish Cultural Institute (Est. 1947) promotes cultural contacts and cooperation between Denmark and Great Britain.
One of the newest buildings in Edinburgh Old Town, the City of Edinburgh Council's nerve centre is in a former car park overlooking Waverley Station.
"The Scottish parliament, adjourned on the 25th day of March, 1707, is hereby reconvened."