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Built in the 1880's as model housing for local workers, it adds to the picturesque charm of the area. A little short walk from the village is the Dean Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art. Both impressive classical buildings in their own right, now converted to art galleries.

The most striking building in the Dean Village is Well Court, recently restored with support from the World Heritage.

A short walk from the village is the Dean Gallery and the Gallery of Modern Art. Both impressive classical buildings in their own right, now converted to their use as art galleries.

The most striking building in the Dean Village is Well Court, recently restored with the help of Edinburgh World Heritage. Built in the 1880s as model housing for local workers, it adds to the picturesque charm of the area.

The Dean Village is a tranquil green oasis on the Water of Leith, only five minutes walk from Princes Street.

In the past the village was the centre of the milling of water mills and the remnants of the industry can still be seen today. Look out for mill stones and carved stone plaques with bake...

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Testimonials

2 weeks ago
Picture perfect!!! About 18 minute walk from Edinburgh City Centre (I'm a fast walker!). When I visited the Village, the small bridge on the side of the Village was broken and off limits. There is a beautiful stream running along the side of the Village with wonderful Cristal clear waters. Some private residents areas are restricted to the public. I think it would be a shame to miss visiting the Village on a holiday to Edinburgh.
- Rod G
a week ago
Great walk and found another part of Edinburgh to explore
mike
a week ago
What a beautiful little village, definitely worth walking through. Not much around but lovely stroll on a nice day
- Luke B

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