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Home > Days Out> Historic Scotland > Cairnpapple Hill
Address : Edinburgh and the Lothians, 
Website : Cairnpapple Hill's Website
Group : Historic Scotland

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Cairnpapple Hill

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Burial site dating to 3,000 BC


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A unique holy place

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Cairnpapple was used from overview 3,000 BC to 1400 BC firstly as a ceremonial site then several centuries later as a burial site.







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Travelodge - Edinburgh Airport (8.91 miles)

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Premier Inn - Edinburgh Airport (Newbridge) (8.48 miles)

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Travelodge - Glasgow Braehead (29.19 miles)

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Some child-friendly days out around Cairnpapple Hill

Linlithgow Palace (3.6 miles)

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Innerpeffray Chapel (29.4 miles)

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Stirling: Argyll's Lodging (18.25 miles)

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