United KingdomEdinburgh

St. Giles' Cathedral

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Get ready to step back in time and explore the grandiose St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh. This historic landmark is a must-see for any history buff, and the best time to visit is during the summer months when the sun is shining and the city is bustling with energy. Trust me, you won't want to miss it.

Interesting things to know about St. Giles' Cathedral

  • It is the mother church of Presbyterianism.
  • It is said that the famous Scottish philosopher David Hume was baptized at this cathedral.
  • The Cathedral has a "Thief's Window" which was used to pass the collection plate to prisoners in the Tolbooth prison next door.

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