Follow our walking trails of the World Heritage Site and discover the hidden gems of the Old and New Towns.
Invites you to discover the stories hidden behind the facades of Edinburgh's historic buildings.
Discover every day life in Georgian Edinburgh and explore the Old and New Towns.
Explore the New Town and find out how Edinburgh became the 'Athens of the North'.
Explore the historic streets of Edinburgh's West End and discover the West Enders of the past.
Find out the fascinating history of Edinburgh's public squares and gardens. Download the heritage trails and listen to the podcasts.
Since its foundation in 1583, the University of Edinburgh has been storingly linked to the city itself. Use this trail to guide around some of the most important historic buildings on the university campus.
Explore five historic graveyards in the World Heritage Site (PDF | 1.4MB).
The famous author of ‘Treasure Island’ and other classics was born and bred in Edinburgh. Find out how the city and its architecture inspired his writing.
Leave your car at home, take the Green Map and explore the World Heritage Site on foot.