Edinburgh’s Oldest Buildings: 11 photos of Edinburgh’s most ancient buildings and the stories behind them

Edinburgh is admired all over the world for its old buildings, boasting as it does, a higher concentration of ancient structures than most European cities.

For anyone with a keen interest in history, a stroll through Scotland’s stunning capital is an absolute must.

Auld Reekie has an incredible number of ancient buildings – many of them erected more than 500 years ago.

Take a look through our photo gallery, featuring 11 of the oldest buildings in the city.

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