National War Museum

A Museums & Art Galleries in Edinburgh City Centre

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The National War Museum is housed in the magnificent setting of Edinburgh Castle. The museum explores over 400 years of the Scottish military experience including stories of courage and determination, victory and defeat, heroics and heartbreak.

National War Museum

National War Museum
Edinburgh Castle,
T Tel: 0131 247 4413
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Edinburgh City Centre

The Old Town of Edinburgh is built on a ridge that rises gradually from the Palace of Holyrood to Edinburgh Castle. There are staircase lanes, called Wynds, that lead off this 'Royal Mile' that give the impression of the city being built on multiple levels and buildings that date from the 11th Century. The New Town is also a World Heritage Site with its mix of Georgian town houses and the earliest examples in Europe of tenement flats. The views to be had from the Castle, Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill are dramatic and inspiring.