Scottish National War Memorial, Edinburgh

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The Scottish National War Memorial is located in Edinburgh Castle and commemorates Scottish soldiers, and those serving with Scottish regiments, who died in the two world wars and more recent conflicts. The monument was formally opened in 1927. It is housed in a redeveloped barrack block in Crown Square, at the heart of the castle, and incorporates numerous monuments.
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  • A real national memorial for all the participants of the wars. Seen similar in France but cant say I have seen anything like it in the UK before . Very moving a must to visit  more »
  • This is such a wonderful memorial and very emotional the design of the building is grand with dark stone and then granite and rock, the memorials in the roof are excellent and you stare in ore at...  more »
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  • This section of the castle was by far my favourite. With the magnificent memorial you truly feel the power and commemoration of those who lost their lives fighting for what they loved. The added no photography rule makes this place feel so much more special as to not disturb or disrespect those who laid down their lives.
  • sacred and solemn place memorializing all who made the ultimate sacrifice

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