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Edinburgh Printmakers

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Edinburgh Printmakers is a creative hub for printmaking and the visual arts in the Fountainbridge area of Edinburgh.

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  • changing programme of exhibitions in our gallery spaces
  • shop selling prints made by our studio members and handmade gifts
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Edinburgh Printmakers is a creative hub for printmaking and the visual arts in the Fountainbridge area of Edinburgh. It has a large light-filled printmaking studio running courses and workshops, two galleries, a shop selling original prints and handmade products, venue hire space for meetings, events or learning activities, a café, a courtyard, and community garden.

The printmaking studio is open to anyone who would like to join a course or become a member. It was established in 1967 as the first open-access studio in Britain and is one of the largest in Europe. Set in Castle Mills, a beautiful heritage building that used to be a rubber factory and brewery complex, Edinburgh Printmakers provides a creative atmosphere for the local community as well as visitors.

There is parking onsite but there are no designated Blue Badge spaces.

The main entrance is step-free with automatic and manual doors. Once inside there is step-free access to the lift which reaches all other floors.

Seating is available if required.

Facilities for assistance dogs are provided.

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Pets Welcome


Hearing Loop


Payment Methods



Credit Card

Debit Card


Internet Access



On Public Transport Route

Public Parking Nearby




Patio or Beer Garden

Picnic Area


Pets Welcome


Baby Changing Facilities

Children's Club


Cuisine Types


Dietary Options

Vegetarian Meals available

Vegan Meals Available

Dairy Free


Access guide

Accessible toilets

Changing Places toilets

Hearing Loop

Large print, braille or audio

Level access from entrance to reception

Level access to main entrance

Lift or stairlift

Partial wheelchair access

Partially suitable for visitors with limited mobility

Suitable for visitors with limited mobility

Wheelchair access throughout

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