24 Doors of Advent 2018

Join us on Saturday 1 December for 24 Doors of Advent 2018 with Edinburgh’s Christmas. Take creative inspiration from the Dovecot weavers and their work on show from the Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony and marvel at the edible delights on offer in our cafe Leo’s at Dovecot.

Attendees will be able to visit the exhibition LIBERTY Art Fabrics & Fashion with a 50% discount on General Admission Tickets bought on the door that day.

24 Doors of Advent: Edinburgh’s Christmas is an annual event from 1 – 24 December. Each day a building in Edinburgh opens its doors to the public, offering the opportunity for visitors to discover hidden heritage gems and celebrate the city’s architecture, places and spaces.

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Christmas and New Year 2018/19 Closure

Dovecot will close for the holiday period on Saturday 22nd December at 5.30pm. We will reopen to the public on Thursday 3rd January 10.30am

Gallery & Shop

Mon-Sat 10.30am-5.30pm

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Mon-Fri 12-3pm Sat 10.30am-5.30pm


Mon-Fri 9am-5pm Sat 10am-5pm