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Edinburgh and the Lothians Sights


  • Ocean Terminal Map It
  • Leith
  • Nautical Site/Lighthouse

Updated 10/11/2013

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Moored on the waterfront at Leith, Edinburgh's port north of the city center, is the former Royal Yacht Britannia, launched in Scotland in 1953 and now retired to her home country. The Royal Apartments and the more functional engine room, bridge, galleys, and captain's cabin are all open to view. The land-based visitor center within the huge Ocean Terminal shopping mall has exhibits and photographs about the yacht's history.

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Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ, Scotland

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Sight Details:

  • £12
  • Mar.–Oct., daily 9:30–4; Nov.–Feb., daily 10–3:30

Updated 10/11/2013


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