Drop-in event Adults

Easel Sketching in the Gallery

In order to help protect the health of our staff and visitors during this difficult time, we have closed all of our Galleries.

  • Thursday 21 and Friday 22 May, 2-4pm
FREE

CANCELLED

About

Come along and relax with some sketching in the gallery. Led by artist Damian Callan, each month is a different subject and sometimes involves a life model.

Perfect for all abilities. No need to book.

A man and a woman sketching at an easel in the Great Hall of the Portrait Gallery
Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access

Gallery facilities

A full accessibility guide is available at www.accessibilityguides.org.

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
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Buggy park
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

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.

  • <strong>Gallery closed</strong>
1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

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