"Calton Hill" Calton Hill Tip by tompt

Calton Hill, Edinburgh: 50 reviews and 131 photos


Walk up Calton Hill. See some of the monuments up there.
The 12 pillars belong to the National Monument and honors the soldiers who died in the Napoleonic wars. It was intended to be a replica of the Parthenon in Athens but funds ran out......
In the back the tower of Nelsons monument.

Address: Regent Road, Edinburgh EH7 5AA
Phone: +00 44 (0)131 529 7061
Website: http://www.ewht.org.uk/visit/highlights-of-the-world-heritage-site/calton-hill

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  • Updated Nov 20, 2002
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