Georgian House is temporarily closed until further notice. Please check the venue's website for the latest details.

The Georgian House stands at No 7 Charlotte Square.

Built in 1796 for John Lamont, 18th Chief of the Clan Lamont, it was architect Robert Adam's crowning glory, which he envisioned as a 'paradigm of the Georgian ideal in the centre of Edinburgh'.

The house itself was restored by the National Trust for Scotland in the early 1970s as a typical Edinburgh town house of the late 18th-early 19th century. Featuring fine collections of china, silver, furniture and paintings – many with a Scottish/Edinburgh provenance – the house and its objects provide an insight into what life was like for the first residents, the Lamont family and their servants.


Georgian House

7 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH2 4DR

0131 225 2160

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Opening times

Temporarily closed

Plans for a temporary exhibition mid November 2019 to mid February 2020. Plans still being developed.

Free entry with National Art Pass

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