‘Revisiting Waverley Valley:

The new Ross Pavilion in Context’

by John Byrom

Wednesday 26th July

7pm – 9pm

Augustine United Church

41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh

Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust invites you to the Annual Evergreen Summer Lecture on the occasion of a public consultation on the proposed new Concert Arena and Visitor Centre in West Princes Street Gardens.


7 shortlisted architectural designs for the new Ross Pavilion from 125 entries from 22 different countries are currently on show in the City Arts Centre as part of an initial consultation which ends on 31 July.


'Revisiting Waverley Valley' is a response by the city’s foremost authority on Edinburgh’s gardens, John Byrom, former Director of the Master of Landscape Architecture Programme & Honorary Fellow, University of Edinburgh. John is the author of the forthcoming book, The Care and Conservation of Shared Georgian Gardens – September 2017, published by The Word Bank in association with Edinburgh World Heritage Trust. http://eotdt.org/index.php/the-word-bank/350-the-care-and-conservation-of-shared-georgian-gardens