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The Museum of Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Top 15 in Must-Visit Museums
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Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: 142 Canongate | Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH8 8DD, Scotland
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Phone: +44-131-5294143

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Located inside Edinburgh, the museum is located in Lady Stair's House, built in 1622. It was originally owned by a wealthy businessman and later donated to the Edinburgh City Government. It shows three Scottish literary poets, Robert ∙ Burns, Sir Walter ∙ Scott and Robert ∙ Louis ∙ Stevenson. Showing personal items, portraits of authors, manuscripts and first brushes used by authors. The collection focuses on Scott's factory printing press, Scott's study, Portrait and statue of Burns and Stevenson's fishing rod and pipe.

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