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Gallery Social: Bridget Riley (for anyone affected by dementia)

Scottish National Gallery Meet at Academy back door (accessible entrance)
  • Friday 26 July, 10:30am-12:00pm
FREE

To book a free place click on the link below or contact the Information Desk on 0131 624 6560 or email informationdesk@nationalgalleries.org

About

A relaxed and informal guided tour with refreshments for anyone affected by dementia and their relatives, friends and supporters. Places are free, but limited so please book. Your guides will be carrying copies of the SOCIAL booklet so they can be easily identified at the meeting point.

Bridget Riley Blaze 1 1962 © Bridget Riley 2018
Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Large print labels
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Dementia-Friendly

Gallery facilities

In order to protect our vulnerable works of art from any kind of accidental damage we kindly ask all visitors to either carry their rucksack/backpack by hand or place it in a locker.

We are currently working on improving our galleries. During this time some rooms will be closed and there will be limited disabled access to some areas. Some facilities will also be temporarily removed.

Find out how else our major refurbishment project might affect your visit.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

Getting here

The Scottish National Gallery can be found just off Princes Street in the city centre.

  • Open daily, 10am-5pm, Thursdays until 7pm
The Mound, Edinburgh, EH2 2EL

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To book a free place click on the link below or contact the Information Desk on 0131 624 6560 or email informationdesk@nationalgalleries.org
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