New Register House

This building adorned with a finely decorated wrought iron gate is home to Scotland's public records and «Lord Lyon» Court. This Lord, otherwise known as the King of Arms, was responsible for all matters concerning Scottish heraldry and officiated all public ceremonies.

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Register House 3

Nearby tourist attractions

General Register House
General Register House
This 19C building which houses the
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Dundas House
Dundas House
A three-floored building purchased by
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St Andrew Square
St Andrew Square
Although more humble than its rival
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Scott Monument
Scott Monument
This pyramid shaped monument which
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Taken from the words of the museum's
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St Andrew's and St George's West Church
St Andrew's and St George's West Church
It had been planned to build the church
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General Register House
General Register House
This 19C building which houses the
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Dundas House
Dundas House
A three-floored building purchased by
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St Andrew Square
St Andrew Square
Although more humble than its rival
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Other ideas « Art and Culture »

General Register House
General Register House
This 19C building which houses the
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Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Scottish National Portrait Gallery
Taken from the words of the museum's
1:30
St Andrew's and St George's West Church
St Andrew's and St George's West Church
It had been planned to build the church
0:15
See all