Auld Toun, Edinburgh

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UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Auld an New Touns o Edinburgh
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
leukin doun The Royal Mile wi Tron Kirk in view
Teep Cultural
Criterie ii, iv
Reference 728
UNESCO region Europe an North Americae
Inscription history
Inscription 1995 (19th Session)
Map o the ceety centre, showing the Auld Toun (daurk broun), New Toun (mid broun), an the West End (orange), wi the Warld Heritage Steid indicatit bi the red line

The Auld Toun o Edinburgh (Inglis: Old Town), the caipital o Scotland, is the auldest pairt o the ceety. Thegither wi the 18t-century New Toun, it is a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid. It haes preservit its medieval plan an mony Reformation-era biggin.

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Wikivoyage-Logo-v3-icon.svg Travel guide tae Auld Toun, Edinburgh frae Wikivoyage

Coordinates: 55°56′51″N 3°11′30″W / 55.947572°N 3.191631°W / 55.947572; -3.191631