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Edinburgh Castle Guidebook


Edinburgh Castle dominates the skyline, atop a rocky outcrop in the heart of Scotland’s capital.

One of the oldest structures of its type, the site of the castle is believed to have been used as a fortress in the Iron Age.

The castle has had a noteworthy military presence since the 16th century and remains a garrison to this day.

Read this official souvenir guide to learn about the important events and characters from this tourist attraction’s past.

By Peter Yeoman, Chris Tabraham, Steve Farrar, Andrew Burnet and Sally Gall
80 pages, 195mm x 240mm

An earlier edition is available in Gaelic, Italian, Japanese and Russian

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  • US: 6-7 days - £28
  • Rest of world: 6-7 days - £30
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