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The Royal Scots Regimental Museum

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The Royal Scots Museum

The Royal Scots Museum is also part of the Edinburgh Castle admission. There are numerous exhibits... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Great Visit to the Royal Scots regimental Museum

Called in here on the visit to Edinburgh Castle and this superb museum tells the story of the... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 February 2012

An excellent Regimental museum, employing contemporary methods to tell a traditional story of a great regiment. Tardis like, a lot was packed into what seemed like a small building from outside. From the Peninsula War to Iraq, the regiment's heritage is very well portrayed, making...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2016

If you're unfamiliar with the formation of the Royal Scots Regiment and are interested in Scottish history (more of the military kind) then this is a worthwhile stop. There are some interesting displays and artifacts but the museum has a rather dated look and things...More

2  Thank T4232XIjohnb
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a joy to visit this place. I was lucky enough to visit this place right before the 1 O'clock gun shooting so the place was not crowded and most enjoyable. I would never tell anyone to rush through Edinburgh Castle so this is...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Royal Scots Museum is also part of the Edinburgh Castle admission. There are numerous exhibits and worth some time to explore while at the castle

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Called in here on the visit to Edinburgh Castle and this superb museum tells the story of the exploits of the regiment through its history and the battles fought with great valour. A great experience when visiting the castle.

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Reviewed 13 July 2018

located Within the grounds of Edinburgh Castle. A History and story of the Regiment This is one of several museums among other high points inside the walls and quite informative The Regiments 500 years.from its inception to the present , full of interesting facts and...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

The Royal Scots Regimental Museum is a museum located on the grounds of Edinburgh Castle. The museum tells the story of this proud Regiment from its inception to the present and is full interesting facts and displays. Jolly Chriss.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

There is so much to see and do inside (real) popular Castle area, so go there first thing in the morning, so you avoid those long queues. This is one of several museums and other high points inside those walls and quite informative. Even if...More

Thank Halkidis
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Another interesting Museum that's available as part of the Castle Tour. Has many interesting exhibits that covers the 500 + years of the Regiment and was highly recommended by our Tour guide who regaled us with the tale of Private McBain and his bairn in...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

For a military history buff situated amongst the treasures of Edinburgh Castle this is a must see museum. Tracing the Regiments history from 1600 until the present day, it focuses on its developement with 4 main galleries each with emphasis on a certain aspects of...More

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Thomas G, Front Office Manager at The Royal Scots Regimental Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post this review, i will pass it to the RSDG Museum. https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attraction_Review-g186525-d2335187-Reviews-The_Royal_Scots_Dragoon_Guards_Museum-Edinburgh_Scotland.html

Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is another military museum within the Edinburgh castle grounds which can be visited as part of the castle tour. The museum is well laid but can be busy, and you can spend as much or as little time as you wish reading the very...More

Thank Peter R
Thomas G, Front Office Manager at The Royal Scots Regimental Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Peter, Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 24 July 2017

There are a few military museums in Edinburgh Castle and if you are into military history the you will enjoy them. If not then it is worth a look as you may find something to interest you.

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Thomas G, Front Office Manager at The Royal Scots Regimental Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Taxidevil, thank you for your kind review. Nice to know that you think we appeal to all visitors.

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