Famous Scots from the Past
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Kings or Queens? Thinkers or Doers? Rogues or Heroes? This exciting exhibition showcases the lives of some of the most famous and infamous Scots, told through unique treasures from the national archives. On display in the elegant setting of Robert Adams Register House, this is a chance to delve into our collection of historical documents and meet some of the great characters of Scottish history. In the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology and the 250th anniversary of Edinburgh's New Town, look inside one of the most important buildings to grace the capital of Scotland.