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Bun-Sgoil Taobh Na PĂ irce (Gaelic Primary School)

Door open days

23 September 2017 (10:30-14:30)


Designed by James Simpson in 1875 with additions signed and dated George Craig in 1907, this large 2-storey T-plan school with gothic details was formerly Bonnington Primary School, which opened in 1877. It is currently serving as Edinburgh's Gaelic primary school and delivers Gaelic medium education to children aged 3-12, from the local Leith area, the wider city and the Lothians. The whole school has been researching their community and invite you to visit to see their displays of learning throughout the school.


Key Information

Architect: James Simpson, additions by George Craig

Building Date: 1875, additions from 1907

Limited disabled access

Where to find us

  • 139 Bonnington Road
  • 5H6 5NQ