• A Creative Christmas at Dovecot

Celebrate the festive season in style this year at Dovecot Studios - an internationally renowned tapestry studio in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town.

Set against the impressive backdrop of a former Victorian Bath House, Dovecot off­ers unique spaces including the Viewing Balcony overlooking our impressive Tapestry Studio and Weaving Floor, the Ladies Baths for dinner and dance or for intimate dinners and receptions our Meeting Room.

Create your festive package woven together with a selection of high quality suppliers and event organisers to ensure your Christmas party is one to remember

Events available for up to 180 dining or over 250 reception-style using the building exclusively.

To put your festive package together get in touch with our events team:

email events@dovecotstudios.com or call 0131 550 3660


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Please note the Tapestry Viewing Balcony will be closed on Saturday 23rd October due to a wedding. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience.

Gallery & Shop

Gallery & Shop
Mon–Sat: 10am–5pm (including Sundays during August)

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony
Mon-Fri: 12–3pm
Sat: 10am–5pm


Pinks at Dovecot
Mon–Sat: 9:30am - 4:30pm (last sitting)

Christmas Opening Times:

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
Open 27th – 31st December*

*Please note early closing at 4pm on 23rd Dec and New Year’s Eve.