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The Georgian House

Door open days

24 September 2017 (10:00-13:00)


The Georgian House, a grand New Town house in Charlotte Square, was designed by celebrated classical architect Robert Adam in 1790. Three floors have been authentically restored and furnished to reflect the luxurious lifestyle of the first owners, the Lamont family, who moved in in 1796. See also the fabulous kitchen and servant’s room in the basement.   


Key Information

Architect: Robert Adam

Building Date: 1790

101 Objects: Open Fire Range

Activities: 16-minute film “Living in a Grand Design” gives details about the building of the New Town and Charlotte Square. 

Places very limited and must be booked in advance. Timed entry every 15 minutes.   

To book, please email:  

Where to find us

  • 7 Charlotte Square
  • EH2 4DR