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Police Box

Door open days

30 September 2018 (10.00-15.00)


An Edinburgh police box with original interior fittings, commissioned in May 1933, as one of about a hundred produced to the 1929 design of City Architect Ebenezer James MacRae. The police boxes were designed to fulfil a modern, practical and technical function, whilst being styled to fit in with the city's existing architecture.


Key Information

Information leaflets/notes, stewards/volunteers at key points

The police box will be dressed with 1930s/1940s props to illustrate how it was used.?

Photographs are available at

Where to find us

  • Northfield Broadway
  • (at Junction with Mountcastle Drive North)
  • EH8 7SA