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  1. Conservation Works Start at Panmure House

    Betsy Dorfman
    Conservation Works Start at Panmure House

    The scaffolding is now going up around Panmure House to enable our team of specialist stonemasons, joiners and roofers to undertake the external conservation of Adam Smith’s Edinburgh home. One of the first tasks will be to strengthen some of the original 1690s roof timbers.

  2. Enabling works underway

    Kirsty Hay

    The contract to make good the existing foundations and to provide additional height in the lower ground floor areas of Panmure House was recently won by the specialist underpinning firm MG Construction of Alloa.   The lowering of the floor in this area will help create the additional...

  3. Archaeology

    Tim Ramage
    Calton Hill from Panmure House

    Tom Addyman of Addyman Archaeology and his team have been busy on site over the last few weeks gathering and recording information from Panmure House that will help us better understand how the building has evolved since it was built for the Earls of Panmure in the 1690s.   Part of the...

  4. Welcome...

    Tim Ramage
    Panmure House, view from Edinburgh

    Welcome to the new Panmure House website. has been created to provide up to date information on all aspects of the Panmure House project; Edinburgh Business Schools’ ambitious scheme to establish a living memorial to Adam Smith and other key figures of the Scottish enlighte...