Description

The Royal Society of Edinburgh is located in Edinburgh. Set in an historic city centre location, with stunning rooms and excellent service, we pride ourselves on being able to help you with everything you need. Big or small, whether you are planning an international conference, educational seminar, prestigious dinner, business meeting or...

Read more

The Royal Society of Edinburgh is located in Edinburgh. Set in an historic city centre location, with stunning rooms and excellent service, we pride ourselves on being able to help you with everything you need. Big or small, whether you are planning an international conference, educational seminar, prestigious dinner, business meeting or celebratory event, our venue can be tailored to meet your needs. With audio-visual facilities, technical and event support, including free Wi-Fi in all rooms, and catering services, we can provide you with a comprehensive and flexible service, enhancing the success of your event.

Our Lecture Theatre comes fully AV equipped and we can provide AV Equipment & Technician Support Services in all our rooms. All rooms in the building are wheelchair accessible with the exception of the Lower Gallery.

Our team is happy to work with you in customizing a memorable event. Speak to one of our friendly staff and they will be able to assist you in ensuring your next event is professionally run, stress-free and memorable. Whatever your event needs a team of experts will ensure that your requirements are met to the highest of standards. Our dedicated team is looking forward to welcoming you.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

Air Conditioning .glyphicons-heat
Audio Visual Equipments .glyphicons-projector
Ceremony On Site .glyphicons-ring
Disability Access .glyphicons-person-wheelchair
Internet Access .glyphicons-globe
Wifi Access .glyphicons-wifi
Stage .glyphicons-keynote
Dance Floor .glyphicons-global

Event Guidelines

Birthday Party Milestones .glyphicons-ok-2
Underaged Birthday Parties .glyphicons-ban
Underage Events .glyphicons-ban
Third Party AV Companies .glyphicons-ok-2
Alcoholic Events .glyphicons-ok-2
BYO Food/Drink .glyphicons-ban
DIY Theming .glyphicons-ban
21st/18th Parties .glyphicons-ok-2
Outside Catering .glyphicons-ban
Wedding .glyphicons-ok-2

Catering Options

Bar Tab
Private Bar
Gluten Free
Vegetarian / Vegan
Indian
Halal
Liquor Licence

Event Rooms

Auerbach Room

Min 2 people, Max 20 people

Kelvin Room

Min 10 people, Max 18 people

Lower Gallery

Min 10 people, Max 28 people

MacRobert Room

Min 2 people, Max 12 people

James C Maxwell Room

Min 12 people, Max 20 people

Scott Room

Min 10 people, Max 60 people

Swann Room

Min 10 people, Max 32 people

Turner Room

Min 2 people, Max 6 people

Upper Gallery

Min 10 people, Max 80 people

Welcome East

Min 10 people, Max 80 people

Welcome West

Min 10 people, Max 120 people

Wolfson Lecture Theatre

Min 10 people, Max 145 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Auerbach Room 30m²
15
6
-
-
12
-
20
-
-
Kelvin Room 60m²
-
-
-
-
18
18
-
-
-
Lower Gallery 38m²
28
15
-
18
18
-
20
-
-
MacRobert Room 25m²
-
-
-
-
12
-
-
-
-
James C Maxwell Room 35.5m²
20
14
-
-
15
15
20
-
-
Scott Room 68m²
40
-
-
24
22
40
60
-
-
Swann Room 75m²
32
30
-
28
20
-
-
-
-
Turner Room 16.52m²
-
-
-
-
6
-
-
-
-
Upper Gallery 66m²
60
30
-
30
24
30
80
-
-
Welcome East 78m²
60
20
-
40
30
40
80
-
-
Welcome West 203m²
80
30
-
60
34
90
120
-
-
Wolfson Lecture Theatre 92m²
145
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Auerbach Room30m²
15
6
-
-
12
-
20
-
-
Kelvin Room60m²
-
-
-
-
18
18
-
-
-
Lower Gallery38m²
28
15
-
18
18
-
20
-
-
MacRobert Room25m²
-
-
-
-
12
-
-
-
-
James C Maxwell Room35.5m²
20
14
-
-
15
15
20
-
-
Scott Room68m²
40
-
-
24
22
40
60
-
-
Swann Room75m²
32
30
-
28
20
-
-
-
-
Turner Room16.52m²
-
-
-
-
6
-
-
-
-
Upper Gallery66m²
60
30
-
30
24
30
80
-
-
Welcome East78m²
60
20
-
40
30
40
80
-
-
Welcome West203m²
80
30
-
60
34
90
120
-
-
Wolfson Lecture Theatre92m²
145
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-