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Scott Monument

Breathtaking views of Edinburgh - a truly unforgettable experience!

Behold the majestic Scott Monument, standing tall in Princes Street Gardens. It’s one of Edinburgh’s iconic landmarks and a definite must-visit! This monument is dedicated to Sir Walter Scott and happens to be one of the largest monuments to a writer anywhere in the world.


Princes Street Gardens


Open Daily from 10am with guided tours every 30 minutes, last tour 3:30pm.

Closed for lunch daily 12:30pm – 13:45pm.


Open Daily from 10am. Reduced hours off season.

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