Dovecot Studios | Day Out With The Kids

Dovecot Studios

Edinburgh, Edinburgh and Lothian, Scotland

  • Girl looking at threads at Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh
  • People drawing on wall at Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor

Dovecot Studios is a leading international tapestry studio, which is surrounded by a landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design.

Based in the heart of Edinburgh, the fully accessible building also boasts a family friendly cafe, as well as exhibitions and events suitable for all ages.

Open Monday to Saturday, why not pop on down to discover the creative side of Scotland!


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly

Getting There and Contact Information


10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, Edinburgh and Lothian, EH1 1LT, Scotland


Click here to visit Dovecot Studios's website
0131 550 3660

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday 10:30 - 17:30


Free admission

More Information

Parking facilities

There is 2 hour on-street parking on Infirmary Street. The closest public car park is the NCP car park on Holyrood Road.

Baby food facilities

There is a food/milk warming facility at the attraction. 

Eating information

Cafe: Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00, Saturday 10:00 - 17:00

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony: Thursday to Friday 12:00 – 15:00, Saturday 10:30 – 17:30