Merchiston is a residential area around Merchiston Avenue in the south-west of , .

Landmarks in the Area

Merchiston Tower, also known as Merchiston Castle, was probably built by Alexander Napier, the second Laird of around 1454. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church Hill Theatre is a Category B listed pink sandstone former church and current theatre venue owned by the Edinburgh City Council. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Movie theater
The Dominion Cinema is an independent Streamline Moderne cinema located in the area of , Scotland. Photo: M J Richardson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Royal Edinburgh Hospital is a psychiatric hospital in Morningside Place, , Scotland. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Holy Corner is a colloquial name for a small area of , Scotland, and is part of the area more properly known as Burghmuirhead, itself part of the lands of Greenhill. Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ardmillan is a mainly residential suburb of , .

Morningside is a district and former rural village in the south west of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Bruntsfield is a largely residential area around Bruntsfield Place in Southern , . Photo: Kim Traynor, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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