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Visiting the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

The UK’s National Portrait Gallery was established in 1856 as an art gallery to house portraits of historical figures in British History. In 1896 it moved to its present location on Trafalgar Square in London. Well, when we visited Edinburgh … Continue reading

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MM 3-26 The Scottish National Portrait Gallery

One day during our stay in Edinburgh in May of this year we walked from our hotel on Picardy Place a couple of blocks down York Place to the Scottish National Portrait Gallery on Queen Street. My entry for this … Continue reading

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