New Arrivals | From Salvador Dalí to Jenny Saville

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Presenting a fascinating showcase of our most recent acquisitions at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. This exhibition offers a stunning range of modern and contemporary work including painting, sculptures, films and more, by artists such as Damien Hirst, Jenny Saville, René Magritte, Salvador Dalí, Oskar Kokoschka, John Bellany, Marie Harnett and Pablo Picasso.


Gallery facilities

A full accessibility guide is available at www.accessibilityguides.org for Modern One and Modern Two.

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.

Accessibility at the National Galleries of Scotland

  • Wheelchair access
  • Changing places toilet
  • Disabled parking
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Bike rack
  • Parking

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.

  • Open daily, 10am-5pm<br> Booking recommended
  • Open daily, 10am-5pm<br> Booking recommended
73 & 75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

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Sat 29 Jan 2022

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+4 other sessions

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