Museum of Edinburgh

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The Museum of Edinburgh is a series of interconnected 16th and 17th century buildings situated on the Royal Mile in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town.

Formerly known as Huntly House, the museum specialises in the history of Edinburgh from the earliest settlement to the present day.

The museum is packed with artefacts that illustrate the development of the city including the original plans for Edinburgh's New Town drawn by architect James Craig.

Also on display are many items that help tell the stories of past inhabitants of Edinburgh.

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Opening times (September - July):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:00-

Opening times (August):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0012:00 - 17:00

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Address: Huntly House, 142 Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH8 8DD, UK
Phone: +44 131 529 4143
Email: museumsandgalleries@edinburgh.gov.uk
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