The Academicians’ Gallery September Exhibition has now ended. We will be closed from 12 – 25 October while we install our next exhibitions. 

Click here to book a visit to our upcoming exhibitions Peace Starts with a Smile: Stuart Duffin RSA and Reduct: Abstraction and Geometry in Scottish Art, opening on 25 October.


For the safety of yourself and others, face coverings are required throughout the building and we ask that you maintain social distancing by keeping two metres apart from others not in your household. Please do not visit if you have any COVID-19 symptoms or have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 within the last 14 days. Click here to read more about our increased safety measures and phased re-opening.

If you have any problems with the online booking system please call 0131 624 6556 (between 10am and 5pm) or email


As a charity we rely on your generous support to continue promoting the arts in Scotland, particularly during this challenging time. Please consider making a donation or find out about becoming an RSA Patron, Friend or Salon Member.

RSA Charity Number: SC004198