"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Fisherrow - West Beach

Fisherrow sands is a large sandy bay situated in Musselburgh, a few miles east of Edinburgh. The beach has a tidal harbour and is the mouth of the river Esk. The adjacent golf course, now within the racecourse, dates back to circa 1672.

Beach type: Sand/shingle/harbour

Nearest town: Musselburgh

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT332731

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Fisherrow - West Beach

  • Jamboree Adventure Soft Play (1m)
  • Inveresk Lodge Garden (1m)
  • Orcadia Trampoline Centre (2m)
  • Shawfair Pottery (2m)
  • Tumbles at Portobello (2m)
  • Prestongrange Museum (3m)
  • Craigmillar Castle (3m)
  • Dalkeith Country Park (3m)
  • Dalkeith Country Estate (3m)
  • Edinburgh Combat Challenge (4m)
  • Clown Around Indoor Play Centre (4m)
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse (4m)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool and Clambers (4m)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (4m)
  • The Museum of Edinburgh (4m)
  • Huntly House Museum (4m)
  • Invergordon Distillers Ltd (4m)
  • The People's Story Museum (4m)
  • Serenity Scotland (4m)
  • People's Story Museum (4m)
  • Geoffrey (Tailor) Highland Crafts (4m)
  • John Knox House (4m)
  • Museum of Childhood (4m)
  • Museum of Childhood (4m)
  • Brass Rubbing Centre (4m)
  • Mercat Walking Tours of Edinburgh (5m)
  • Creative Connections (5m)
  • St Cecilias Hall Museum of Instruments (5m)
  • Auld Reekie Tours (5m)
  • Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour (5m)

Tourist Information

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Information Centre
above Waverley Shopping Centre
3 Princes Street
Lothian
Scotland
EH2 2QP

Phone 08452 255 121
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 21 September

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 993
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
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09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 994
Humidity 79%
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Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 997
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 67%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1005
Humidity 70%
UV Index
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21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
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Fisherrow sands is a large sandy bay situated in Musselburgh, a few miles east of Edinburgh. The beach has a tidal harbour and is the mouth of the river Esk. The adjacent golf course, now within the racecourse, dates back to circa 1672.

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