John Knox House
43-45 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1SR Route Planner
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daily except Sun 10am-6pm (Jul-Aug: Sun noon-6pm)


This 15C townhouse is said to have belonged to John Knox, founder of the Presbyterian religion, and on this account has been preserved. It houses an exhibition on the preacher's life. An interesting painted ceiling (1600) graces in the main room on the second floor.


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