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Gallery on top of hill next to Edinburgh observatory.

I suppose one of the golden rules of seeing a place properly is to go early, it was coming to the... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Dublin, Ireland
The best art gallery

Must do if you like art, and definitely try it if you dont like art...you may learn something and... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2015
Beatriz O
Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 Mar 2017
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29 Jan 2017
“Gallery on top of hill next to Edinburgh observatory.”
Collective is currently closed to prepare for the opening of the City Observatory site in 2018. Collective is a contemporary visual arts organisation that brings people together around the production and presentation of new work. Our programme of...more
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38 Calton Hill | City Observatory, Edinburgh EH7 5AA, Scotland
Broughton & Calton
+44 131 556 1264
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Visited here a couple of days ago with my daughter whilst on a day trip to Edinburgh. We climbed up Calton Hill and viewed the attractions, and had a look in here at the same time. I am beginning to wonder if I am reviewing...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

I suppose one of the golden rules of seeing a place properly is to go early, it was coming to the end of the day, we said that we would climb up Calton hill and take a look at the famous view and sunset, we...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Must do if you like art, and definitely try it if you dont like art...you may learn something and end up liking it! Perfect location. The exhibition I visit was Crippled Symmetries by Beatrice Gibson from 30.07.15 - 04.10.15 Just amazing!

Thank Beatriz O
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Wonderful exhibitions, great cutting-edge curation, amazing location. A must-do for anyone that is seriously into contemporary art.

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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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