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Following the Scottish Government's announcement that restrictions are expected to relax, some of our staffed sites will reopen on Friday 30 April. Tickets available now.

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Access

Parking

A small car park to the rear of the building has accessible spaces for visitors to the HES Archives and Library. Please call 0131 651 6872 to check availability.

Library

The Library is on the first floor and is fully accessible for visitors with disabilities. All visitors can consult original archive and collections material in the Library and HES Archives search room. 

Toilets

There is an adapted toilet on the ground floor and on first floor of John Sinclair House, the same floor as the Library.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome in the building.

Opening times

We're delighted to welcome you back to the HES Archive and Library from Tues 27 Apr.

Tuesday to Friday: 11am to 3pm

Advance booking required.

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