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A Guided Tour through Watercolours

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Prints and Drawings Study Room, Modern Two. Please meet in the Modern Two foyer
  • Wednesday 31 October, Wednesday 14 November and Wednesday 21 November, 11.00am–12.30pm
£ 10.00

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A unique opportunity to explore this wonderful collection. Charlotte Topsfield, Senior Curator, British Drawings and Prints, will share highlights of the British watercolour collection held by the National Galleries of Scotland, including works by Paul Sandby, J.M.W. Turner, Thomas Girtin, John Sell Cotman, David Roberts, Edward Lear, William McTaggart, Arthur Melville, Phoebe Anna Traquair, Annie French, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Paul Nash and William Gillies.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh The Road Through the Rocks, Port Vendres about 1926 - 1927

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.

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

Getting here

The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is located 15 minutes’ walk from Princes Street. It includes two buildings, Modern One and Modern Two, set in a beautiful sculpture park.

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

Our Friends

Our Friends

Friends of the Galleries get free unlimited entry to all exhibitions, and enjoy a wide range of exclusive benefits including early exhibition access, special events and 10% discount in our cafes.

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