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Portrait Gallery Tours: Scots Abroad | Scottish Influence Across the Globe

  • Saturday 2 February, 2-2:45pm & 3-3:45pm


Monthly themed tours of the Portrait Gallery's exhibitions and displays. Ola Wojtkiewicz, art historian, considers the impact of Scottish travellers and migrants, from Italy to Jamaica, focusing on Remaking Scotland and Scots in Italy displays.

William Nicholson Sir William Allan, 1782 - 1850. Artist. (In Circassian dress) 1818
Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop

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
  • 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.

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

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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