Mr Wood's Fossils

Specialist Shops

5 Cowgatehead, Grassmarket, Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh, EH1 1JY

    Edinburgh's famous fossil shop. Fossils, minerals, meteorites and jewellery from around the world.

    Established in Livingston in 1987 by the renowned fossil hunter Stan Wood, this Grassmarket shop has forged an international reputation for quality geological specimens at affordable prices. Mr Wood’s Fossils doesn't just have fossils for sale - alongside dinosaur and shark teeth, ammonites, trilobites and fish, you can find a wide range of minerals and meteorites. Find yourself a memorable gift or unique souvenir.


    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    10am - 5.30pm Monday to Saturday, with seasonal Sundays.

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • Cash
    • Debit Card
    • Mastercard
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • On Public Transport Route
    • Paid Parking within easy distance
    • Public Parking Nearby

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Families
    • Senior Citizens
    • Young People

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Waverly Station Edinburgh head towards the city's Old Town walk up the Royal Mile and turn down George IV Bridge take the first road on the right, down the hill of Victoria Street from where Victoria Street enters the Grassmarket, Mr Wood's Fossils are visible, across the road and to the left.

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    Attraction Entrance

    • There are steps to the main entrance
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