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The Museum of Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web
The Museum of Edinburgh, formerly known as Huntly House Museum, is a museum in Edinburgh, Scotland, housing a collection relating to the town's origins, history and legends. Exhibits include an original copy of the National Covenant signed at Greyfriars Kirk in 1638 and a reconstruction of Field Marshal Earl Haig's headquarters on the Western Front during the Great War, the latter exhibiting items bequeathed to the Museum.Situated in the late 16th-century Huntly House on the Royal Mile, the museum is maintained by Edinburgh City Council.
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  • Recommending you visit the Museum of Ediburgh before you go to any walking tours. I did so after all of it so I did not have that much of an appreciation to it. However, it is still worth going to. Gi...  read more »
  • Small museum on the Royal with all things relating to Edinburgh. It has an eclectic collection of artefacts; some interesting, others less so, displayed throughout a series of small rooms. There was a...  read more »
  • This small museum which seems to be in a House is nice to visit, but not a must. We liked.
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