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Collective
City Observatory
38 Calton Hill
Edinburgh
EH7 5AA

+44 (0)131 556 1264
[email protected]

Opening Times

Closed for repairs and maintenance until 1 March 2024.

***Please note: Collective will be closed for repairs and maintenance until 1 March 2024.***

On foot
Collective is situated on the top of Calton Hill, in the heart of Edinburgh. Calton Hill is a public park and there is no vehicle access, except for disabled visitors. Steps lead up the hill from Waterloo Place and Royal Terrace.

By bike
Bikes can be locked to the rack at the base of the steps on Waterloo Place, or outside of our main East Gate entrance.

By bus
Regular buses stop on Waterloo Place and Royal Terrace – visit Lothian Buses or download their app to plan your journey.

By tram
Edinburgh trams run regular services between the airport and Newhaven. Our nearest tram stops are at Picardy Place and St Andrew Square - visit Edinburgh Trams to plan your journey.

By train
Waverley station is just a few minutes away on foot – visit National Rail Enquiries to plan your journey.

By car
There is no vehicle access (except for disabled visitors) or parking at Collective and we encourage visitors to use public transport wherever possible. The nearest Pay & Display car parking is on Regent Road or at the Q-Park Omni.

By taxi
Taxi drop-off and pick-up (no parking) is permitted via the access road.

By plane
Edinburgh Airport is well connected internationally. Take the Airlink 100 bus or tram to reach the city centre.

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