We anticipate reopening this venue in the autumn and are handling individual enquiries for future meetings/conferences, so please do get in touch with our sales team.

Gordon Aikman Lecture Theatre (formerly George Square Lecture Theatre) is a stand-alone theatre that can seat 481 delegates and features a large reception area with space for catering or bar set up.

Gordon Aikman Lecture Theatre has a large stage and state-of-the art audio-visual kit, which makes it an ideal venue for lectures, presentations, music events and theatre productions, especially during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

At a glance

481 Delegates
Large Reception
State of the art audio visual kit
Regular Edinburgh Fringe venue

Room Capacities

The current capacities listed are pre-Covid with no physical distancing. For future conference enquiries relating to these spaces, please get in touch with our sales team.

Theatre
Classroom
Boardroom
U-Shaped
Reception
Cabaret
Dinner
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Technical Info

Room Size sqm
Ceiling Height
Stage Area
Blackout Possible
Wifi
Power
Disabled Access
Induction Loop
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Our Location

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