A landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design, Dovecot Studios is built around a leading international tapestry studio in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town.

Founded in 1912, with weavers from William Morris’s workshops, Dovecot Tapestry Studio continues a century-long heritage of collaborating with leading international artists, from Graham Sutherland to Chris Ofili.

Now housed in a renovated Victorian baths building with a café attached, Dovecot seeks to bring the innovative work of contemporary artists and makers to a wider audience.

The gallery offers an exhibitions and events programme for those who share a passion for making and the creative arts.


Dovecot Studios

10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH1 1LT

0131 550 3660

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Opening times

Gallery & Shop
Mon – Sat: 10am – 5pm

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony
Mon – Fri 12 – 3pm
Sat 10am – 5pm

Open Sunday in August 10am-5pm

Free to all

50% off exhibitions with National Art Pass

10% off in café

Valid to 31 December 2019

Enjoy 10% off in the café with your National Art Pass until 31st July 2018.


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