National Museum of Scotland

The National Museum of Scotland in , Scotland, was formed in 2006 with the merger of the new Museum of Scotland, with collections relating to Scottish antiquities, culture and history, and the adjacent Royal Scottish Museum, with collections covering science and technology, natural history, and world cultures.

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University
The , founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's ancient universities. is situated 1200 feet south of National Museum of Scotland. Photo: Theoden sA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of , the capital city of , from its position on the Castle Rock. is situated 2300 feet west of National Museum of Scotland. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Art gallery
The is the national art gallery of . is situated 1900 feet northwest of National Museum of Scotland. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
is the public art gallery of the , in . is situated 360 feet east of National Museum of Scotland. Photo: Vysotsky, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

The of Edinburgh represents the historic core of the Scottish capital, built eastwards of the Castle Crag, along the Royal Mile to Holyrood. Photo: PerryPlanet, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital of located in the Central Belt region of the country. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Neighborhood
is a residential area in the centre of , , dominated by the housing scheme of the same name. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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