"gun at the castle" Edinburgh Local Custom Tip by dotshand

Edinburgh Local Customs: 134 reviews and 168 photos

At 1pm every day you will hear a big bang in the city centre, this is the one 1pm gun going off at the castle. Mons Meg, is an old cannon which gets fired at this time, usually this is when you can spot the tourists because they usually get a fright when they hear this. Go up the castle at this time and you will see it being fired

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  • Written Aug 4, 2005
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