Galleries

Alongside St Giles, off the Royal Mile, this is home to Scotland's Supreme Courts and one of the oldest venues in the city.

Contemporary art gallery attached to The Edinburgh Drawing School Ltd, a private art school for adults and children over 8 years.

Small, contemporary art gallery in Edinburgh's New Town.

Whitespace is an art gallery and a venue for weekly art classes in a Georgian flat in Edinburgh's New Town.

Set up and run by artist Leigh Chorlton.

The City Art Centre is a bright modern space in a former warehouse next to Waverley Station. Houses one of the most extensive collections of Scottish art, including artists from the Edinburgh School. Temporary exhibitions are often of a more populist tone, accessible and interactive.

The Biscuit Factory is an arts & fashion hub housed in the former Crawford’s biscuit factory in Anderson Place, just off Bonnington Road.

The Edinburgh Photographic Society has been at its Edinburgh New Town location for decades.

Contemporary art gallery presenting internationally recognised artists and emerging new talent since it opened in January 2014.

The John Hope Gateway, at the West Gate of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, is a modern visitor centre, shop, multimeda gallery, museum, and garden, all rolled into one. The chalet-styled building, which was purpose-built on the old Royal Botanic Garden shop and opened in October 2009, is also an  example of green construction techniques.

Gayfield Creative Spaces was a group of venues geared toward creative collaboration, located in and around a former tyre depot just off Gayfield Square.