Architecture Fringe 2016

Patrick Geddes

Celebrate the inspirational work of Patrick Geddes, the early Scots environmentalist who coined the phrase 'Think global, act local', with this easy walking tour through Edinburgh's Old Town

Greenyonder Tours

09 July 2016

Tour Starts
14.30 Outside The Hub, Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2NE

Tour Ends
16.15 (approx) Greyfriars Kirkyard

£8.00 / £6.00 concession or for all three tours £20 / £15 conc

SEE ALSO Hidden Gardens Of The Royal Mile | New Town Public & Private Spaces

The tour offers you an introduction to Patrick Geddes' ideas for regenerating the Old Town slums over a century ago. Then, you'll rediscover Gedde's gardens created in gap sites and enjoy the modern contemporary community gardening projects including a visit to the normally-locked Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden.

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