Situated in the very heart of Edinburgh, the National is one of the most prestigious venues for events. This central site comprises two grand classical buildings; the National, which houses Scotland’s greatest collection of art, and the Royal Scottish Academy, which mounts international blockbuster exhibitions.

This splendid gallery venue is available for dinners, receptions and exclusive private views. Guests can enjoy champagne, drinks and canapés in wonderful surroundings. Surprise your guests with an additional exclusive private view of the Gallery’s treasured art collection in the company of an art expert.

Please note that gallery spaces are only available for evening hire with access from 6pm.

For more information or for a bespoke package to suit you, please email

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