We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Out of the way

This statue is a bit out of the way although it is on a main road it is a good bit away from the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Rest and be thankful

The statue itself is simple and nicely presented by the side of the road, showing the curious... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Jon M
Read all 6 reviews
All photos (6)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good50%
  • Average50%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Oct 2017
“Out of the way”
26 Jul 2017
“Rest and be thankful”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Edinburgh
from US$22,25
More Info
from US$41,77
More Info
from US$18,65
More Info
Reviews (6)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This statue is a bit out of the way although it is on a main road it is a good bit away from the centre and one would need to be staying near it or make a special trip to see it. It does look...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The statue itself is simple and nicely presented by the side of the road, showing the curious friendship between Alan Breck Stuart and David Balfour in Robert Louis Stephenson's Kidnapped. The parting that it is intended to represent happened at the "Rest and be thankful"...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jon M
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were staying with relatives in Corstorphine and regularly travelling to and from the city. I saw the man and boy statue from the bus and kept intending to find out what it was. I was, eventually, told that it was characters from Kidnapped. It...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank 88Duncans
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Stumbled across this statue on a visit last month really nice bit of work excellent details and encouraged me to find out more about the statue

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank swift314
Reviewed 26 November 2013

lovely and fits well into edinbrugh the statue is well detailed and catures a lot of careful characteristics and has been well though out

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank Lauren D
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 153 nearby hotels
Murrayfield Hotel and House
2 372 reviews
.67 km away
Holiday Inn Edinburgh
2 632 reviews
.85 km away
Holiday Inn Edinburgh City - West
967 reviews
1.45 km away
iHoliday Hotel
297 reviews
1.51 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 851 nearby restaurants
Cool Jade
827 reviews
.84 km away
Hampton hotel
100 reviews
.72 km away
roseburn cafe
41 reviews
1.29 km away
The Bothy Restaurant and Drinkery
297 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1 300 nearby attractions
Tynecastle Park
205 reviews
1.45 km away
BT Murrayfield Stadium
792 reviews
.86 km away
Edinburgh Zoo
7 652 reviews
.94 km away
Heart Of Midlothian Football Club
26 reviews
1.52 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Characters from Kidnapped statue staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines