The Queen's Gallery

City of Edinburgh | Old Town | Gallery | ★★

[The Queen's Gallery]

The Queen's Gallery is easy to find at the foot of the Royal Mile, located in front of the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Open since 2002, the building showcases art and furniture from the Royal Collection, including many portraits of the Royal Family; works on show vary according to a rolling programme of exhibitions and events. We're admittendly not art experts, but we found the gallery relatively expensive for its small size - it offers better value for money if bought as part of a joint ticket with the palace itself.

Location & info

📌 The Queen's Gallery ★★
Canongate, 15-min walk east of Edinburgh Waverley station, G.R.: NT 268739 ///
🚌 Canongate | 🚆 Edinburgh Waverley (0.5 mi) | 🚋 St Andrew Square (0.5 mi) | 🚗 Car parks / street parking nearby (both charge)
Open Thursday to Monday | £7.80 adult / £3.90 child / joint ticket with Palace of Holyroodhouse available


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