Special event Communities & access, Families & children

Summer Sensory Storytelling (Profound disability-friendly)

  • Saturday 24 June, 2pm & 3pm  

Booking essential


Join us for a fully inclusive multisensory storytelling event for people of all ages with profound and multiple learning disabilities and their families, friends and supporters. Let’s celebrate the summertime with storyteller Maureen Phillip from PAMIS.

Places are free, but limited, please book online. Only one ticket is needed per group. For more information or assistance please contact us on 0131 624 6410 or [email protected].

Watch an introduction to the gallery

Download sensory map

Frances Walker Summer Day in the Dunes 1994 © Frances Walker
Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop

Gallery facilities

Detailed information on accessibility at the National Galleries of Scotland

Parking for visitors is available at both Modern One and Modern Two. A donation is requested of £3 for up to 4 hours and £6 for 4-8 hours. Our payment meters have contactless capability. There is free accessible parking for blue badge holders.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accessible toilets
  • Changing places toilet
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • Disabled parking
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Buggy park
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack
  • Parking
  • Café
Getting here

Getting here

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

Venue map
  • Open daily, 10am–5pm
  • Open daily, 10am–5pm
73 & 75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

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Autumn Sensory Storytelling (Profound disability-friendly)

Modern One

Sat 7 Oct
2pm & 3pm  


Booking essential

Special event Communities & access Families & children

Summer Sensory Storytelling (Profound disability-friendly)

Booking essential

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One)

Watch this short welcome video / social story to prepare for your visit to Modern One. It introduces the people, the spaces and how to get around. 

Information on accessibility at our galleries


Everyone is welcome at the National Galleries of Scotland. 

Find out how we make our buildings, services and programmes as accessible and inclusive as possible. 

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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