GILMERTON COVE

Location: Edinburgh, UK | Client: City of Edinburgh Council

Ride the future with Google!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HK1s0OKrx_E We saw this great video of a ride Google has created at CES 2019! What a great idea, and visually shows how AI is slowly improving how we live our lives! How long will it be before our theme park visits are all planned out...

2019 future trends in the tourism industry…

We wanted to take this opportunity to wish all our customers a Happy New Year! It was a massively busy year in 2018, with various projects being completed across the globe. But what does 2019 hold for the tourism industry? We’ve put our top 3 things to look out for...

The three biggest global trends in theme parks

Leisure trends the world over are influenced by culture, disposable income and local infrastructure, which of course, vary widely. But there are three trends in theme parks which I’m seeing consistently across all markets, and which I’m confident are set...

Terror Mountain set to return for 2017…

  Terror Mountain, the extremely popular Halloween event run by the Silver Mountain Experience is set to return for its third year, with some brand new and exciting terrors to behold. With visitor numbers up by 53% in 2016, the continued popularity of the event...

Ghost Walks at The Silver Mountain Experience

  The Silver Mountain Experience, owned and operated by Saturn Imagineering are gearing up to launch a brand new summer event that will see the mysterious and murky past of the mines explored in a brand new ‘actor-led’ experience. The addition of the event will...

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Gilmerton Cove is a series of hand carved passageways and chambers that lie below ground to the south of Gilmerton crossroads. The entrance to Gilmerton Cove is through a visitor centre adapted from a traditional mining cottage. This cottage now houses imaginative audio and visual displays that depict the various theories behind the origins of Gilmerton Cove which, after extensive archaeological and historical research, still remain a mystery.

These include theories that it was the unique work of an 18th century local blacksmith George Paterson, a drinking den for gentry, a refuge for persecuted Covenanters and a smugglers lair. After five years of work by Gilmerton Heritage Trust and The City of Edinburgh Council, Saturn restored and preserved this unique heritage site for future generations providing visitors of all ages with an educational and fun experience.

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