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The Georgian House Guided Tour

Step back in time and enjoy a Guided Tour of The Georgian House, a historic townhouse in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town!

The Georgian House Guided Tour

About The Georgian House Guided Tour

Join us for a Guided Tour of this historic townhouse in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town. Designed in 1791 by Robert Adam, Scotland’s foremost architect of the time. Beautifully restored by the National Trust for Scotland in 1975.

As a home to the wealthy, the building has witnessed some of the biggest political and social upheavals in history, as well as war and disease.

Step back in time to the elegance and refinement of late 18th Edinburgh. Discover the lives of those who lived in this family home. Find out about the life and work of the servants.

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25th May 2024

Join us on 25th May for an immersive Georgian-inspired experience, including guided historical dance, a special tour of the house and a period dance and music recital!

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Concealed Connections - LGBT + History at The Georgian House

20th June 2024

To celebrate Pride at The Georgian House this June, join us for an immersive experience of 18th century Edinburgh beyond the binaries of sex and gender.

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Textile Orientalisms: Paisley Shawls in Literature

6th September 2024

Join the National Trust for Scotland on Friday 6th September at the Georgian House to welcome the author, Suchitra Choudhury, for a presentation of her work and wider discussion!

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