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{Scotland} Another Mini Museum Marathon in Edinburgh!

February 18, 2016

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100 Museums Challenge: Museums No.9, 10, 11, 12, 13 & 14 What’s better than one Mini Museum Marathon? Two Mini Museums Marathons! Well, at least if you are me. I could have spent the last day in of my long ‘girls only’ weekend away in Scotland sitting in a cafe with a nice cup of tea, reading a book, and watching the world go by. Just enjoying some ‘me time’ away from my three boys. Instead, I chose to work my way down the Royal Mile, taking […]

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{Scotland} Writer’s Museum

April 23, 2014

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Seeing as it’s World Book Day today, what better occasion to introduce you to the Writer’s Museum in Edinburgh. Part of the family of Edinburgh Museums & Galleries, run by the City of Edinburgh Council, the Writer’s Museum is situated in Lady Stair’s House in one of Edinburgh’s infamous closes of the same name. The historic house dates back to the 17th century and is named after one of it’s former owners, the Dowager Countess of Stair. The house was gifted to the City of […]

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