Attractions near The Ross Residence

This is a list of the attractions near this property that are featured on AboutBritain.com
It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all attractions near this property.
The Royal Yacht Britannia (1 Mile)*
For over forty years The Royal Yacht Britannia served the Royal Family, travelling over one million miles to become the most famous ship in the world.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (1 Mile)*
Discover the wonders of the plant kingdom in Scotland's Premier Garden. Plants from around the world are displayed in over 28 hectares of beautifully landscaped grounds.
Scottish National Portrait Gallery (1 Mile)*
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery is home to the Scottish National Collection of Portraits of Scottish Men and women and the Scottish National Photography Collection.
Nelson Monument (1 Mile)*
The death of Admiral Lord Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 was felt by many people in Britain to be more than just a public calamity. In Edinburgh it was decided that a monument should be built which would be both ornamental and useful.
Palace of Holyroodhouse (2 Miles)*
The Palace of Holyroodhouse, official residence in Scotland of Her Majesty The Queen, stands at the end of Edinburgh's Royal Mile against the spectacular backdrop of Arthur's Seat.
Scott Monument (2 Miles)*
The Scott Monument is 200 ft. 6in high and 55ft square at the base; the highest gallery is reached by climbing a total of 287 steps. It is constructed of Binnie stone, taken from shale workings near Linlithgow.
Scottish Parliament (2 Miles)*
Love it or hate it, the Scottish Parliament building is one of Scotland's most unusual contemporary buildings, built to house the 129 Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs).
Museum of Edinburgh (2 Miles)*
The Museum of Edinburgh traces the history of the capital from prehistoric times to the present day. It also houses extensive collections of Edinburgh-made silver and glass, Scottish pottery and other decorative objects.
The People's Story (2 Miles)*
Situated in the Canongate Tolbooth this museum was opened in 1989. It tells of the life and work of Edinburgh's ordinary people from the late 18th century to the present day.
Edinburgh City Art Centre (2 Miles)*
The City Art Centre is home to Edinburgh's fine art collection. Mostly by Scottish artists, the works range in date from the 17th century to the present.
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

Towns near The Ross Residence
Granton (1 Mile)*
The run-down area of Granton is beginning to change as building and development continues to bring the area into the 21st Century. A walk along the Granton breakwater gives excellent views of the Firth of Forth and Leith.
Edinburgh (2 Miles)*
Edinburgh is the amazing, historic and beautiful capital of Scotland, situated between the Forth Bridges and the Pentland Hills. It is a fantastic place to visit at any time of year with historic buildings, galleries and museums by the score!
Leith (2 Miles)*
Leith amalgamated with Edinburgh in 1922. The Water of Leith flows down from the Pentland Hills through Balerno past the picturesque Dean Village (near Edinburgh's west end) down to Leith Docks.
Cramond (4 Miles)*
Cramond Kirk was built in the 17th century on the site of a medieval church which was itself built on top of the Roman fort...
Burntisland (5 Miles)*
Craigmillar (6 Miles)*
There are two main attractions for visitors near Craigmillar (a residential area): Duddingston Village by Duddingston Loch in Holyrood Park and Craigmillar Castle on Craigmillar Castle Road.
Musselburgh (6 Miles)*
Kinghorn (6 Miles)*
Aberdour (7 Miles)*
Currie (7 Miles)*
* Distances shown are in a direct line. Distances by road will be longer.

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