159th Edinburgh International Exhibition of Photography

Exhibitions (photography, international)

  • Edinburgh Photographic Society - Exhibition Hall
  • 10:00
  • Aug 5-27
  • Exhibition opening times are 10:00 - 17:00
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Edinburgh Photographic Society
  • Warnings and additional info: Exhibition contains pictorial photographic prints of various genres and images may include art-nude, documentary or nature content
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
Dates, Times and Prices


Edinburgh Photographic Society held its first international exhibition in 1861. This year is the 159th running of this prestigious international print exhibition. A small percentage of images are chosen from several thousand entered. Around 250 prints are displayed (including two smaller exhibitions from members of the Royal Photographic Society). Held in Edinburgh Photographic Society's premises, our exhibition attracts thousands of visitors each year. Entrance fee includes an A4 colour catalogue of the accepted images in the International Exhibition.

Please note that while all media gallery content is provided by verified members of the event, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society does not review or approve this content before it is posted. Reports of inappropriate content or copyright infringement can be directed to [email protected].

General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Three outdoor steps from street into entrance hall.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 2 - 5
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Dates, Times and Prices