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Explore the museums in Edinburgh & The Lothians and uncover a variety of fascinating exhibitions for young and old.
See the T-Rex at the National Museum of Scotland, the Concorde at the National Museum of Flight and Steiff Bears at the world’s only dedicated Museum of Childhood.
Take a look through the information to plan your trip to museums in Edinburgh & The Lothians and see what you can uncover.
Edinburgh - City Centre
Described as 'the noisiest museum in the world'.
Home to important collections on the history of Edinburgh, from prehistoric times to the present day.
Housed in the late 16th century Canongate Tolbooth opposite Huntly House, ' The People's Story ' is a museum with a difference.
Friendly farm animals, play areas, green spaces and an innovative museum packed full of things to prod, sniff, shake and discover.
Carry on collecting...
Dedicated to the lives and work of Scotland's great literary figures, in particular Robert Burns (1759-1796); Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832); and Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894).
Within the walls of Edinburgh Castle, discover the impact of war on Scotland's history, identity and reputation abroad.
Our Dynamic Earth - it's the Mother Earth of all adventures! Situated at the foot of Edinburgh's spectacular Salisbury Crags.
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