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British Sign Language (BSL) tour | Thomas Joshua Cooper | The World's Edge

  • Saturday 25 September 2021, 11-11.45am

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Join us for a tour of the Thomas Joshua Cooper | The World's Edge exhibition at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. In this tour we’re going to explore Thomas Joshua Cooper’s fascinating photographs of the most extreme points and locations surrounding the Atlantic Ocean. Led by Trudi Collier, you will have the chance to socialise, explore art together and share your ideas. This tour is in British Sign Language (BSL).  

Important information: Although social distancing rules are not compulsory in Scotland, we encourage you to maintain 1m physical distancing throughout the tour. If you any questions, please email [email protected]


Thomas Joshua Cooper, The Door. The Strait of Gibraltar, Cape Malabata, Morocco, 2003 © Thomas Joshua Cooper

Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Signed (British Sign Language)

Gallery facilities

A full accessibility guide is available at

We provide a sensory map of the building to help visitors identify areas with changes in light, smells and noise. It locates seating areas and less crowded, quieter spaces. Printed copies are available from the front desk at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Buggy park
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack
  • Accessible toilets for gallery visitors
  • No lockers
  • Toilets for gallery visitors

Getting here

Located in the city centre on Queen Street, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is easy to access.

In addition to the transport options below there are bike racks at each site and Just Eat Cycle Hire stations nearby.

  • Open daily, 10am-5pm
1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

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British Sign Language (BSL) tour | Thomas Joshua Cooper | The World's Edge

Booking essential
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