Visitor Information

Opening times:

Wednesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm;

Sunday 12pm - 5pm.

See our main Visiting Information page for details of opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period.


Admission to the permanent exhibition is free, but donations are welcome.

There are admission charges in respect of the temporary exhibitions; see the relevant exhibition page for details.


Shop, café, toilets, cloakroom, meeting rooms.


Fully accessible to wheelchair users, guide dogs welcomed.

Group visits

Because of the number of requests we receive for group visits, if you are planning to visit with a number of others (eg a class or tour group) please complete our Group Visit booking form as far in advance of your proposed visit as possible. This will enable us to determine whether or not we will be able to accommodate your group on the preferred date(s).

Contact us: 

City Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE

Tel: 0131 529 3993  

Fax: 0131 529 3977


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