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The Scottish Gallery

16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ, Scotland
+44 131 558 1200
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If You Like It

This is the sort of gallery you either love or hate and everything inbetween. It is quite obvious... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
Liverpool, United Kingdom

I absolutely adored this museum! The artwork is truly magnificent. A real bonus that this is free... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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2 Dec 2017
“If You Like It”
16 Sep 2017
“Excellent ”
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16 Dundas Street, Edinburgh EH3 6HZ, Scotland
New Town
+44 131 558 1200
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

This is the sort of gallery you either love or hate and everything inbetween. It is quite obvious that the paintings are top notch whatever you think. On this occasion there wasnt an exhibition I really enjoyed but art is like that. Another visit as...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I absolutely adored this museum! The artwork is truly magnificent. A real bonus that this is free! I've been to a few in my time and paid an awful amount of money to see a handful whereas this is truly brilliant! Highly recommend this museum!

Thank s_roskell
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The Scottish Gallery 175 years young is Edinburgh's oldest commercial gallery. It is situated in a period building in Dundas Street and spread over two floors. Its catalogue, separated into paintings, prints and sculptures, features some of the most celebrated Scottish artists of the twentieth...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is a really amazing collection to rival much bigger national collections. It has some of my favourite paintings -the Velazquez 'Woman cooking eggs' and some great El Greco , Titian, Rembrandt and lots more . The early Vermeer is wonderful too. Plus lots of...More

Thank annelainea
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

175th exhibition (May 2017) Very well worth a visit anytime to this contemporary gallery, paintings mostly upstairs and jewellery by craft makers. Some changing works by celebrated furniture makers stool Table and bowl by Jim Partridge when we visited. Make time to visit the garden...More

Thank timm586
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Be sure to have at least an hour to enjoy the artwork in The Scottish Gallery. Here you will find big beautiful paintings and sculptures. It can be busy but definitely worth the visit.

Thank Helgi Thor G
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Somewhere we love to go, once in a while. No favourites, the whole building is inspirational. From the architecture to the paintings on the walls. A joy to revisit from time to time.

Thank GavinRT
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely building with an interesting range of permanent exhibitions. Also hosts good one off exhibitions which can be accessed for a fee. It's an easy to get to location and extensive inside. Good facilities and cafe to break up the art and pleasant area around...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a photo of the National Gallery, Edinburgh which is a wonderful attraction with great paintings

2  Thank Voil
Reviewed 11 January 2016

I highly recommend to visit one or more art gallery where you are in Edinburgh as they are always very interesting and full with work of art and competent and enthusiastic staff. So is the Scottish gallery and even if you are not so competent...More

Thank beppo81
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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