Cast skeleton of a dinosaur

Meet The Tyrannosaurs

We all know about the fearsome Tyrannosaurus Rex, one of the largest land predators of all time. But, did you know, there was a whole family of tyrannosaurs, which lived in the Northern Hemisphere during the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods? The latest exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, ‘Tyrannosaurs’, explores this fascinating […]

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Edinburgh rooftops in a snowy winter

Visiting Edinburgh in the Colder Months

Visiting Edinburgh in January and February We know what you are thinking. And it’s okay. You’re thinking. “Why would I visit Edinburgh during the coldest months of the year?” Don’t worry. This is a reasonable question, but January and February in Edinburgh is a magical, quiet and exciting time. Sure, the weather is a bit cold […]

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Edinburgh attractions lit up at night

Edinburgh Attractions not just for Kids

As a bustling hub of culture and history, Edinburgh isn’t short on things to do. And there are attractions in plentiful supply for both children and the young at heart. So, read on to get the rundown on our top five Edinburgh attractions not just for kids. National Museum of Scotland The National Museum of […]

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Skyline of Edinburgh's historic old town

Your Edinburgh Questions Answered

Top 10 Edinburgh Questions Today we are answering some of the top Edinburgh questions that we regularly see online and hear from visitors. So, if you want to know how to find Edinburgh, what to do while you’re here, and how to get around, read on … Where is Edinburgh? Scotland is the most northerly […]

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Historic buildings in Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s Best Museum and Gallery Exhibitions 2019-20

Fascinating Edinburgh Museum Exhibitions and Gallery Displays Edinburgh is full of culture and history, and there is plenty to see and do in our beautiful city. Bursting with museums, art galleries, theatres, attractions and live music venues, there’s something for everyone here. With a collection of Edinburgh museum exhibitions open to the public all year […]

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National Museum of Scotland

Five Reasons to visit the National Museum of Scotland

Scotland is teeming with history and heritage. So, there’s no better place to dig into its past and present than the National Museum of Scotland. At our central Parliament House Hotel, you’re just a 15-minute walk from this famous Edinburgh museum. Here, under one roof, you can explore the country’s rich history, art, fashion, the […]

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Duke of Wellington and Greyfriars Bobby Statues

Glasgow or Edinburgh: Which City to Visit?

Visiting Glasgow or Edinburgh? Do Both! If you’re planning to visit Scotland, you’ll want to take in the sights of some our fantastic cities. If you can’t decide between Glasgow or Edinburgh, visit them both! At Parliament House, you can enjoy a central stay in historic Edinburgh, whilst being within easy reach of vibrant Glasgow. […]

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