Dovecot Studios

Dovecot is a world-renowned tapestry studio in the heart of Edinburgh and a landmark centre for contemporary art, craft and design.

Established in 1912, Dovecot continues a century-long heritage of collaboration with international artists to make exceptional handwoven tapestries and gun-tufted rugs. Alongside the tapestry studio, Dovecot run an exciting programme of exhibitions and events to further explore contemporary art, craft and design.


10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT

0131 550 3660

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Opening times

Gallery & Shop Mon–Sat, 10am–5pm Tapestry Studio & Viewing Balcony Mon–Fri, 12noon–3pm Sat, 10am–5pm

Visitor information

  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Accessible Toilets
  • Toilets
  • Babychange
  • Café
  • Shop

Nearest bus stop

South Bridge


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COVID Safety

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Ticket information

Free, drop-in for Jock McFadyen exhibition (limited capacity)

book in advance for Archie Brennan exhibition

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Dovecot Studios

10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT