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The Scottish National Portrait Gallery contains over 30,000 portraits of famous figures by famous artists from Scotland and across the world - all housed in an extraordinary Neo-Gothic building on Queen Street in Edinburgh New Town. Take a look late on Thursday night until 8pm.
ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore in Edinburgh. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got Thursday in Edinburgh covered.
Note: While events and activities are featured here because they should be on and open this Thursday, changes can happen - you can use the headline link on the thing to do above to find out up-to-date information. Check before you travel.
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We're here to help you in finding you interesting and often offbeat activities, events and attractions specifically on and open this Thursday, which are ready to see and do: things to do in Edinburgh for anyone feeling curious, creative or cultural. Look at the idea above for something to do this Thursday, reload the page to get other great things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Edinburgh all week: here are amazing things to do on Friday. Find out more...
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