gallery - Explore Edinburgh's amazing are galleries (© CCO)
Explore Edinburgh's amazing are galleries
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Art & Galleries

With such a rich history, Scotland's art collections are extensive and inspiring. We've listed some of the city's top galleries worth exploring while your staying in the nations capital.

City Art Centre

2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE

Gallery with collection of Scottish Art. 100m south from Waverley station. 2 minutes’ walk

City Art Centre website

Dovecot Studios

10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT

Contemporary art gallery and tapestry studio with café. 600m south from Waverley station. 10 minutes’ walk.

Dovecot Studios website

Scottish National Gallery

The Mound, Edinburgh, EH2 2EL

Some of the best known pieces of world art. 200m west from Waverley station. 7 minutes’ walk.

Scottish National Gallery website

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

Collection of modern and contemporary art. 2.4 km west from Waverley station. 35 minutes’ walk.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art website

Scottish National Portrait Gallery

1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

Portraits of the people who shaped Scotland’s history. 650m north from Waverley station. 10 minutes’ walk.

Scottish National Portrait Gallery website

Don't skip the Modern Art Gallery right along the water of Leith near Dean Village.

gallery - Edinburgh stunning art collection is at your finger tips (© CCO)
Edinburgh stunning art collection is at your finger tips
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