Scott Monument
Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2EJ Route Planner
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Apr-Sep: 10am-7pm; Oct-Mar: 10am-4pm


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.


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