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City Art Centre

The gallery shows interesting exhibitions from the city’s collections and from all over the world. The venue is also has a café and shop located on the ground floor.

Phone number:
0131 529 3993
Contact for bookings:
Margaret Findlay Margaret.Findlay@edinburgh.gov.uk or 0131 529 3963.

Euan's Guide web page for City Art Centre

Access Information

Web page for access information:

Hearing System

Type of Hearing System
A portable fm loop system is available for spotlight tours. The loop system is conversor Pro, as used at the National Galleries.
Hearing System Collection Point
Information desk on the ground floor
City Art Centre, market street

Forthcoming Events

January 2020

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