Horse Wynd Royal Mile Edinburgh

Horse Wynd Royal Mile Edinburgh

Horse Wynd Edinburgh was the first part of the road to London and where the Royal Coaches started their journey south to London. The journey would take approximately 13 days. Opposite the Palace is the site of the new Scottish Parliament building, continue round and you will arrive in the Queens Park where Arthur Seat can be climbed on the Radical Road for a magnificent view of Edinburgh, Lothians and the Forth Bridges. Also take the road around the hill and see the Lochs and St Anthony’s Chapel that stands above St Margaret’s Loch on the hill.

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Horse Wynd, Edinburgh Royal Mile, Queen's Gallery              EH8 8DX   Scotland

Horse Wynd, Edinburgh Royal Mile, Queen's Gallery Shop    EH8 8DX   Scotland

Horse Wynd, Edinburgh Royal Mile, Scottish Parliament       EH99 1SP  Scotland

The Queen's Gallery Horse Wynd Edinburgh

The Queen's Gallery opened in 2002 to house pictures, paintings and photographs of the queen her family and her travels around the world. This building was first erected in 1840s. Next door is the Queen's Gallery Shop.

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Scottish Parliament Building

Horse Wynd Edinburgh

The Scottish Parliament Building is sited on Horse Wynd. Construction of the building commenced in June 1999. The Members of the Scottish Parliament held their first debate in the new building on 7 September 2004. The formal opening by Queen Elizabeth II took place on 9 October 2004. Take the free tour of the building. Open Monday - Saturday.

Scottish Parliament Building

Horse Wynd Edinburgh

The Scottish Parliament Building is sited on Horse Wynd. To the North Calton Hill and South Arthur Seat. West is Princes Street, Scott Monument and Edinburgh Castle. Take the free tour of the building. Open Monday - Saturday.

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