for many years, Edinburgh's Civic Trust, the
has organised a
"Doors Open Day"
in Edinburgh, allowing access to many buildings that are not normally open
to the public.
for the first time, the Cockburn Association, in partnership with
Edinburgh World Heritage has organised an Edinburgh Parks and Gardens
to be held on Saturday May 6, 2006. It is hoped that it
will become an annual event in Edinburgh.
Other parks and gardens included in the "Edinburgh
Parks and Gardens Open Day", such as:
Princes Street Gardens
fact, open to the public throughout the year, but arrangements were
made to provide special guided tours of these areas on May 6.