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Local Information
Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle, the historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Experience one of Scotland's greatest events, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo staged on the Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle.

Cockburn Street

Cockburn Street (pronounced ko-burn), is a wonderfully picturesque, twisting street of wierd and wonderful shops and restaurants. The street is home to many small independent stores and has a wonderful charm.

Edinburgh Zoo

Set in 82 acres of sloping parkland, the Zoo is situated three miles to the west of Edinburgh city centre.

Edinburgh Zoo is owned by The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS). The Society was founded in March 1909, and the Zoo opened in July 1913.