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Art and Architecture Library opening hours

Opening hours of the Art & Architecture Library, Minto House, 20-22 Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JZ


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Monday 4 September -  Thursday 21 December 2023
Day Opening hours
Monday - Friday 9am - 4.50pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Friday 22 December 2023 to Tuesday 2 January 2024: Closed

Wednesday 3 January - Friday 24 May 2024
Day Opening hours
Monday - Friday  9am - 4.50pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed


How do I access Art & Architecture Library?

Enter via Minto House main door using University card between 9:00am - 16:50pm Monday to Friday; pass by the reception desk and bear left into the corridor to find the Art & Architecture Library entrance.

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