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Museums & Galleries Edinburgh have a variety of event and meeting spaces available for hire.

If you are looking for a unique space, full of history and character in the centre of Edinburgh, we can offer a number of different options.

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Museum of Edinburgh

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The Museum of Edinburgh in the historic Canongate houses a lecture room space right in the heart of the museum, suitable for up to 45 people.
The City Art Centre, located on Market Street right across the road from Waverley Station, houses a number of event and meeting spaces, from the intimate Cadell Room - an ideal meeting space for up to 12 people - through to the very spacious G5 Gallery, which has a maximum capacity of 166 and boasts spectacular views over to Princes Street, Calton Hill and The Scott Monument.


For further information and to discuss your requirements for your event or meeting, please contact Angela, Laura or Keith from our Visitor Services team at or by phone on

0131 529 3962 for City Art Centre

0131 529 5212 for Museum of Edinburgh  

0131 529 6377 for Writers' Museum & Scott Monument