Scott Monument

This pyramid shaped monument which dominates Prince's street is Edinburgh's most famous landmark and offers a wonderful view of the town below. It is home to Steell's statue made of Carrara marble, which depicts Walter Scott with his dog.

Useful information

Adresse : 

st. East Princes

Phone:

+44 131 529 4068

Price:

3 £

Opening hours

[Apr-Oct: 10am-6.30pm; rest of year: 9am-3.30pm]

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