Category Archives: Edinburgh Museums

The New National Museum of Scotland – Now Open

The recently refurbished National Museum of Scotland is now OPEN!. The museum has opened a huge new wing that has transformed the building and the area around it. £46m has been spent on the project and we can all take … Continue reading

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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party 2012 / 2013

It may feel like a long way off but initial details of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Street Party 2012/13 have been released. Unsurprisingly it will be held on Sat 31st Dec to Sun 1st Jan. The acts will be on stage from … Continue reading

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Preview of the Puppet Animation Festival 2012

The Puppet Animation Festival is here again (24th March – 17th April 2012). There are loads of shows across Edinburgh, and across the rest of Scotland. Check out the many Puppetry Performances to keep an eye out for in town … Continue reading

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Edinburgh’s Starring Holiday Home Now Available

The Old Observatory House on Calton Hill has reopened after nearly 30 years of neglect. Following a £50,000 re-lift, the house is set to become one of the most sought after holiday homes in the city. Sitting more than 200 … Continue reading

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