Chambers Street, EH1 1JF
Open daily 10:30–16:30 (from 12 August)
Free entry, online booking required
Tel: 0300 123 6789
East Fortune Airfield, EH39 5LF
Open weekends only, 10:00–16:00
Paid entry, Members free
Philipshill Road, G76 9HR
Open daily 10:00–17:00
Edinburgh Castle, EH1 2NG
Open daily 9:45–16:45 (Oct to Mar)
Entry to the museum is free
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