Greyfriars Bobby Statue

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If you're ever in Edinburgh and looking for a good time, head on over to Greyfriars Bobby Statue. It's a real heart-warming story of a loyal dog that'll have you feeling all the feels. Best times to visit are early in the morning or late afternoon to avoid crowds. Trust me, it's a must-see!"

Interesting things to know about Greyfriars Bobby Statue

  • Greyfriars Bobby was a real-life Skye Terrier who belonged to a local shepherd named John Gray.
  • Bobby guarded his master's grave for 14 years until his own death in 1872.
  • A statue of Greyfriars Bobby was erected in 1873, one year after his death, in the graveyard where he guarded his master's grave.

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