The house at 14 India Street Edinburgh in which Maxwell was born is normally open to visitors by appointment, but
physical tours of the house are of course suspended because of the current public health emergency.
In anticipation of restrictions being lifted, to make provisional visiting arrangements please read this information first
and then email us at:
To contact us for any other reason (i.e. not to arrange a tour of 14 India Street), please email us at:
Or, write to us at:
James Clerk Maxwell Foundation
14 India Street
EDINBURGH EH3 6EZ
The Foundation is based in James Clerk Maxwell's Birthplace at 14 India Street, Edinburgh.
India Street is situated in the New Town, to the North of Queen Street and Heriot Row, a few minutes walk from Princes Street
The James Clerk Maxwell Foundation is aware that, from time to time,
there are unauthorised and unsolicited emails apparently written in the name of the Foundation,
which either request donations or indicate that the recipient has been selected by the
Foundation to receive a substantial cash payment. The Foundation wishes tomake clear that it has no connection with any such emails,
which have been issued without the Foundation's knowledge, authority or involvement.
Relevant law enforcement agencies have been informed. If you receive such an email please forward it to us at the address above.