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The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

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The Queen's Gallery is an art gallery in Edinburgh, Scotland. It forms part of the Palace of Holyroodhouse complex. It was opened in 2002 by Queen Elizabeth II, and exhibits works from the Royal Collection. It is open to the public daily.This Victorian building was originally built as Holyrood Free Church (a congregation of the Free Church of Scotland, then from 1900 United Free Church of Scotland), but was last used for worship in 1915. Prior to its conversion to become the Queen's Gallery the building was used as a storeroom.
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  • This place is a must visit for anyone exploring Edinburgh's old town - a small but very beautiful collection of paintings, lovely architecture and a nice little cafes that serves lovely cake and after...  more »
  • This was fascinating; loved learning about naturalist Merian's work, life and art and enjoyed the audio tour.  more »
  • "Painting Paradise" was an intriguing and fascinating exhibition of artwork focussing on the changing uses of gardens through the centuries. And I had my ticket stamped for Gift Aid, so that I could c...  more »
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  • Saw a da Vinci exhibition here. Overpriced and all items were vandalised by the queen's official stamp.
  • nice place... opposite to parliament.
  • It's basically a gift shop for royalists
  • Beautiful little gallery
  • High price and a bit dull