Following The Friends two successful visits to the Edinburgh office of Simpson & Brown, architects and archaeologists, earlier this year, senior Partner of the firm, John Sanders, will repeat his talk about the firm, its origins and the impressive list of projects seen to completion over the last 40 years, including work to Edinburgh’s St Giles Cathedral, the interim Scottish Parliament buildings, York Art Gallery, Dover Castle and many and varied award winning visitor centres, theatres and restoration projects throughout the UK.
We would also like to remind Friends that all blue badge parking has been suspended on the Mound Precinct. We apologise for the inconvenience caused by this and please be assured that we aim to re-instate the bays as soon as possible.
We are currently working on improving our galleries. During this time some rooms will be closed and some facilities will be temporarily removed. There will be limited disabled access to some areas.
The Scottish National Gallery can be found just off Princes Street in the city centre.
In addition to the transport options below there are bike racks at each site and Just Eat Cycle Hire stations nearby.
Simpson and Brown
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