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Georgian House

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Fully restored period house.
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7 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4DR, Scotland
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+44 131 225 2160
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must to vist and next door to the house of the First Minister of Scotland too! Like the other NTS house in the city (Gladstone's) this provides a snapshot of a period of wealth and development but later in time and in the New...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this little gem on the backstreets of Edinburgh. Very authentic. Belongs to National Trust. Attraction is over a few floors.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shirleyeSheffieldUK
Reviewed 16 December 2018

We visited this National Trust for Scotland property during our recent trip to Edinburgh pre-Christmas.There was a special showing of a play set in 5 rooms of the property which was extremely well acted and interacted with the small group of visitors. The gift shop...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JamesMyerson
Reviewed 26 November 2018

We drove through this area on each of the coach trips. The buildings are beautiful. You can tell this is the pricy area of the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jllbn
Reviewed 23 November 2018

I only found this attraction on the Rabbies City Tour. The home is so full of little details that you may miss unless you talk to the excellent volunteer guides. There is so much to see and it is quite amazing to find how sophisticated...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kerriegaib
Reviewed 19 November 2018

This house is a delight to visit. It gives an insight into Georgian life in Edinburgh when the Lamont family were in residence. I love this type of museum particularly as it was not stuffy in any way. The rooms with all the period furniture,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

beautiful georgian house. well worth a visit the staff are very informitive and they are all volunteers...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ajnje
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

No. 7 Charlotte Square in Edinburgh’s New Town is managed by the National Trust and concentrates on how life was during the late 1700s and early 1800s when the Lamont family lived here. Generally the advice is to start at the top floor and work...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SusanC4948
Reviewed 6 November 2018

It was a quick walk to this lovely house on Charlotte Square. We saw an interesting film of the time period when the house was occupied by John Lamont and family and then self toured the house. The kitchen in the basement is amazing -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beth D
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderfully maintained Georgian property in a evocative Square. The house has a wonderful dignity and grace about it. Perfectly maintained by the National Trust with engaged and knowledgable staff. Wondering about here and absorbing the history and tales of the past was a lovely way...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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29 March 2018|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Never heard of anyone needing booking in advance just go on the day.
Becky G
18 November 2017|
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Response from Paddymaginty | Reviewed this property |
no I think they would be too bored, it's fine if they were 9 years upwards I think.
Becky J
28 May 2017|
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Response from Hastings13 | Reviewed this property |
You would have to leave the buggy in the lobby and carry the baby up many, many stairs.