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Record breaking numbers for Rosslyn Chapel

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Rosslyn Chapel welcomed a record-breaking number of visitors in 2017, with just over 181,700 paying visitors during the year. The previous record was set in 2006, following the release of The Da Vinci Code film, when the Chapel had 175,074 visitors. The … Continued

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Royal Collection Trust is at VisitScotland Expo to present the 2015 programme of exhibitions and group visits at The Queen’s Gallery, Edinburgh and at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official Scottish residence of Her Majesty The Queen.  The highlight of … Continued

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Prepare for Battle

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The National Trust for Scotland is delighted to announce the opening of the new Battle of Bannockburn experience on 1 March this year (1 April for groups). Scene of one of the greatest pitched battles ever fought in the British … Continued

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The World’s Most Translated Audio Tour

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The Royal Yacht Britannia can now boast the title of the World’s most translated audio tour.  Brazilian Portuguese, Turkish, Thai, Cantonese and Punjabi have been added this year to Britannia’s growing list of languages, bringing the total to 27 – … Continued

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Mercat Steps Guides Onto Coaches

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Providing coach guides for the first time, award-winning tour company Mercat Tours is preparing for the most diverse year of business yet in 2014. Operating tours of the Royal Mile since 1985, the Edinburgh- based family business is responding to the … Continued

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