Basic Site Details

Name: Edinburgh Castle, Visitor Centre
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Visitor centre  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1Late 1980s Proposed 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2The Boys Jarvis Partnership ALate 1980s Scheme drawn up
Item 2 of 2William Geoffrey JarvisArchitectALate 1980s Scheme drawn up


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Scottish Development Department 

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh CastleSee Parliament Hall, St Margaret's Chapel and Argyle Tower for details of 1886 competition for restoration

Battery on the north side still called 'Mills Mount' in comnnection with the work undertaken by Robert Mylne.


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman17 March 2009  Obituary of Jarvis