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Visually Impaired Tour and Workshop: Portrait Gallery Library and Phrenology Collection

Scottish National Portrait Gallery Meet at main entrance
  • Wednesday 17 April, 10:15am-3:30pm
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 free descriptive tour, followed by a practical workshop for visually impaired visitors.

Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Audio described

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

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Tour Communities & access

Visually Impaired Tour and Workshop: Portrait Gallery Library and Phrenology Collection

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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