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January 2020

Amplified Tour – Mackinnon Collection

Exhibtion from collector Murray MacKinnon which represent Scottish life and identity from the 1840s through the 1940s – a century of dramatic transformation and innovation.
A free amplified tour with portable hearing loops for visitors with hearing loss.

Includes Hearing Enhancement

In the Mind’s Eye: Now

Enjoy a free, relaxing descriptive tour of Katie Paterson’s mesmerising installations, led by the artist Juliana Capes.

Includes Audio Description

Scotland’s Photograph Album The Mackinnon Collection

Free descriptive tour and pratical workshop for visually impaired visitors

Includes Audio Description

Classical Edinburgh

Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a tour specifically designed for visually impaired visitors focussing on images of Edinburgh’s neoclassical heritage though the works of photographers Edwin Smith and Colin McLean. Tours lasts an hour.

Includes Audio Description

February 2020

Mary Cameron – Life in Paint

BSL tour of Mary Cameron exhibition Life in paint

Includes British Sign Language

Beneath the Surface

A group exhibition featuring 9 contemporary artists based in Scotland. BSL tour of exhibition with intrepeter

Includes British Sign Language

July 2021

Online resource: Portrait Gallery Audio Tours for visually impaired audiences.

Online descriptive audio tour of nine iconic portraits at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Includes Audio Description

Online resource: audio tour of the Gallery of Modern Art’s sculpture park

Online descriptive tour of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art’s sculpture park

Includes Audio Description

Queen’s Gallery: Descriptive Zoom Sessions

To coincide with the exhibition Victoria & Albert: Our Lives in Watercolour, a series of Descriptive zooms sessions will take place, for blind and partially-sighted people, on the first Tuesday of the month. Join us and find out more about a masterpiece from one of the Official Residences of The Queen. Zoom sessions are free of charge. Spaces are limited and must be pre-booked. To book email access@rct.uk or call 07860 612393

Includes Audio Description

Marc Chagall | The Horse Rider

An informal, sociable online session exploring art through audio-description and conversation.

Includes Audio Description