Moray House School of Education and Sport

Maps, estates and history

We are based in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city, on the University’s Holyrood campus, located next to the Scottish Parliament under the extinct volcano, Arthur’s Seat.

Our campus

Photo of Moray House with rainbow overhead

Moray House School of Education and Sport, Old Moray House, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AQ

Look around Holyrood campus

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Find us on Campus Maps

Holyrood Campus Map (PDF)


Estates history

Old Moray House is the oldest building in the University of Edinburgh. This history details the Moray House estate and its developments including key architectural features.

History of professional training

For nearly 200 years, Moray House and its predecessors have been involved in the professional training of teachers and other professionals. This history traces the many changes occurring during this period and how they mirrored changes in Scottish education in general.

Related links

University of Edinburgh maps and how to get here


About the City

Edinburgh World Heritage website