Things to do in Edinburgh Scottish Borders
Visitor-Attractions in Scotland
Description: Situated above the centre of Scotland's capital city, Edinburgh Castle has watched over the history of Scotland for almost 1400 years. Today it offers a wide range of superb attractions for the visitor to explore.
Situation – OS ref: NT 252734
How to get there:
By car: At the very top of the Royal Mile. By public transport: Local bus services nearby.
Seasonal opening details:
All year, seven days a week
(Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day)
1st April to 30th September – 9.30am to 6pm
1st October to 31st March – 9.30am to 5pm.
Last entry 45 mins before closing
Adult (aged 16 to 59): £16.50
Child (aged 5 to 15): £9.90
Concession (aged 60 and over, unemployed): £13.20
Child under 5: FREE
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Tel: 0131 225 9846
The Scottish Crown Jewels Exhibition
The National War Memorial of Scotland
The Stone of Destiny
The One o'Clock Gun
Disabled access and parking for disabled visitors only.
5 star Grading
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