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A travel journal to Edinburgh by missj1981

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Museum of Childhood

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The Museum of Childhood is located in the heart of the city of Edinburgh. It’s located right on the Royal Mile but it’s easy to miss the entrance since it’s off the road and quite small. Just keep in mind it’s about half way of the street so that might help. We were in Edinburgh last summer of 2011 and since the weather wasn’t that nice, we started to do some cultural visits.As the name suggests it’s a museum about children and more precisely the childhood. So you can find here everything what has to do with the life of children like toys and stuff. Each of the floors has his own theme so every floor is different. You can see dolls on display ranging from a tiny hand crafted doll several h...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on October 24, 2011

Museum of Childhood
42 High Street
Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 1TQ
+44 131 529 4142