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Greyfriars Church and Churchyard
Greyfriars Place, Edinburgh EH1 2QQ Route Planner
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church, museum and shop: Apr-Oct Mon-Fri 10.30am-4.30pm, Sat 11am-2pm - closed Sun except services - guided tour (30min)

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The National Covenant (1638) was signed in this 17C church, and a copy is preserved inside. The kirkyard is best known for its statue of Greyfriars Bobby, the faithful dog who kept watch over his master's tomb for 14 years.

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