Dovecot is prominently located on Infirmary Street in Edinburgh's Old Town, close to the National Museum of Scotland, The Festival Theatre and Waverley Train Station.

Transport

Walk

Dovecot is a 10-minute walk from Waverley Train Station, Princes Street, Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace.

Bus

Lothian Bus routes 3, 5, 7, 8, 14, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, 47, 48, 49.

Train

The closest train station is Edinburgh Waverley. From here it is a 10-minute walk or 5-minute taxi journey to Dovecot. See Scotrail for train times and tickets. 

Bicycle

Edinburgh has a number of cycle lanes and paths. Dovecot has a bike rail at the front of the building.

Car

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

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Gallery & Shop

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

Tapestry Studio Viewing Balcony

Mon-Fri: 12–3pm
Sat: 10am–5pm

Closed 23rd - 26th December 

On Saturday 3rd of December our Viewing Balcony closed for a private event

Café

Dovecot Studios Cafe 

Monday - Saturday 9.30am - 4.30pm