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Architecture Tour in Dean Village
Well Court

Edinburgh Dean Village Architecture Tour

From £27 per adult

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A small group walk off the beaten path in a lush, green valley. Discover the picturesque Baronial legacy of the ancient milling village set under the majestic Thomas Telford’s Dean Bridge.

An ultimate tour for those eager to explore off the beaten path, where you will explore the lush valley of Dean Village with a focus on key Scottish architectural features. 

Accompanied by your architect-guide, you will marvel at the goddess Hygiea within a Neoclassical mineral water temple, then take in the 1830s stonework of Dean Bridge designed by Thomas Telford. 

After discovering the picturesque Baronial legacy of the ancient milling village, learn about the Victorian social housing building of Well Court. 

Lastly, walk through a chic 19th-century cemetery to see two exceedingly glamorous Georgian orphanages now converted into modern art galleries.

COVID-19 information

In recognition that this business has confirmed that they have followed government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

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Cobble Tales - Architecture Tours of Edinburgh
4, Hunter Square
United Kingdom
English Lithuanian Russian
Architecture Art City History Walking

COVID-19 facilities

  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Capacity limit
  • Face mask essential (not provided)
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Online booking only
  • Regular temperature checks for staff

Tour prices


  • £27 Per Adult
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Prices are subject to change depending on season


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Cobble Tales - Architecture Tours of Edinburgh

Explore Edinburgh’s history through its buildings with our architect-guides. We offer daily walking tours in Scots Baronial and Post Modern Old Town, Neoclassical Georgian New Town, and the secluded lush valley of Dean Village. We can also arrange private, bespoke and large group tours. On request we speak French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, and Lithuanian.

Opening times

Mon-Sun 9am - 7pm

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