Physicians' Gallery
11 Queen Street

Opening times

Open Monday – Friday
10am – 4.30pm

Closures – please check before visiting

The Gallery will close at 4.30pm on the 13th October 2023 and reopen at 10am on 27th October 2023. This is due to the changeover between temporary exhibitions.

The Gallery will close at 4.30pm on 21st December 2023 and reopen at 10am on the 3rd January 2024.

Reading Room

The Reading Room is open by appointment from 10am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. More information about visiting the Reading Room is here.

Getting here

The Gallery is in the heart of the city centre on 11 Queen Street. Our location is easily accessible, with several routes and travel options available. You can find more information about our accessibility here.

We are happy to discuss your needs and offer further assistance. If we have not covered your access requirements, or if you would like to provide any feedback, please contact us by calling +44 (0)131 225 7324 or emailing

Train or Tram

Waverley Train Station is the closest train station, located less than half a mile from the College.  
The nearest tram stop is located at St Andrews Square, providing frequent connections from the city centre to Edinburgh Airport in around 40 minutes. Trams depart frequently through the day from early morning into late evening.


Metered on-street parking is available at the College’s Queen Street entrance and in surrounding streets at the cost of £5.60 per hour with a maximum stay of three hours between 08:30-17:30.
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A Qpark multi-story car park is located behind the Omni Centre.

This is approximately a 10 minute walk from the College.

The Gallery has clear access directly outside our main entrance, allowing for easy drop-off and collection by car or taxi. There are multiple taxi ranks situated within proximity to the Gallery. However, our Reception team is more than happy to help you book transport.


There are several local bus stops located near the Gallery.