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Georgian House

7 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4DR, Scotland
+44 131 225 2160
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Fully restored period house.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“short film” (32 reviews)
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7 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4DR, Scotland
West End
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+44 131 225 2160
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"charlotte square"
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"national trust"
in 47 reviews
"short film"
in 32 reviews
"introductory film"
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"volunteer guides"
in 24 reviews
"room guides"
in 13 reviews
"interesting house"
in 12 reviews
"servants quarters"
in 8 reviews
"information cards"
in 7 reviews
"share their knowledge"
in 8 reviews
"gladstone's land"
in 13 reviews
"drawing room"
in 10 reviews
"step back in time"
in 16 reviews
"answer questions"
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"set the scene"
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"worth a visit"
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"self guided"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visiting this museum was perfect. After spending most of the day in old town it was great to wander over to new town to see this Georgian home. There is a guide on every floor that is very knowledgeable and happy to tell you things...More

Thank Dawn M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really enjoyed seeing how the "upper crust" lived in Georgian period. Stark contrast to Mary's close. Guides n every room were informative and quite friendly. Worth the admission price

Thank lsherb
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a wonderful museum full of interesting things. After the busy Edinburgh castle this place offers a quieter visit in which you can take your time to explore the wonderful interior of this Geirgian house. The guides were very helpful and there is a...More

Thank Helen L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A really beautiful house, lovingly restored and furnished over many years by the National Trust for Scotland... such a joy to visit again and again.... so please, please NTS, could you take some time this year to write a new Easter Egg hunt trail for...More

Thank EdinburghSusan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hardly a hidden gem given this has been a National Trust For Scotland property since the late 1970s but very few other visitors on the wet Saturday that we visited. Remarkably friendly relaxed atmosphere from the moment we arrived. All the room guides were friendly,...More

1  Thank Catherine I
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not a great fan of National Trust - too expensive and elitist, BUT this house was a joy. The guides were absolutely brilliant - so helpful and knowledgeable. Many thanks.

1  Thank singap0re47
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful house in great location with very interesting collection inclduing furniture and furnishings over a few floors. Need to be pretty fit to climb the stairs but once there worth it with helpful volunteers and staff - worth a a visit x

1  Thank suebell262
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff and volunteers were very helpful and informative. A great place to visit to give a greater idea of new town Edinburgh. So close to princess street.

1  Thank Titman9
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

See how they lived, the history of the various owners, how the staff lived and earned. Excellent volunteers informative and interested in what they do...

1  Thank oy55ter
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An absolutely amazing house, taking you back to the day. I would thoroughly recommend going at Christmas - possibly all of December - when they have the house decked out for the occasion.

1  Thank LadyCrawford3
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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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Julie M
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.
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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.
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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.
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