Edinburgh World Heritage - Learning

The Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site offers a unique teaching resource with many cross-curricular opportunities. This site provides information, guidance and resources to help you get the most out of the city’s heritage.

Explore

Explore

Suggestions for site visits to the Nelson Monument, St. John’s Church and the John Knox House

Lesson Plans

Lesson Plans

Teaching sequences for download focusing on the Old and New Towns, Edinburgh - World Heritage City and Looking After Our Heritage.

Auld Reekie

Auld Reekie

Step back in time to Georgian Edinburgh, discover everyday life in Auld Reekie, and explore the city with the interactive map.


Download Resources

Download a variety of resources to help your teaching, from maps and photos, to trails, information packs and city guides.


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