Coming soon Event National Museum of Scotland

Audio Descriptive Tour: Body Beautiful

27 Sep 2019

Meet at Tower Entrance

Free, Ticketed

Artist Juliana Capes leads a descriptive tour for visually impaired visitors exploring diversity in fashion through our current exhibition, Body Beautiful: Diversity on the Catwalk.


Meet at Tower Entrance from 10:45

Booking information

Age 14+

To book, please contact Lee McCulley, Adult Learning Officer on 0131 247 4439 or

Please advise of any access requirements.

Specifically for visually impaired visitors and their carers and companions.

Video of Ashish’s ready-to-wear, Spring/Summer 2017 collection.

Getting here

National Museum of Scotland
Chambers Street


Map and directions


  • There is level access to the Museum via the main doors to the Entrance Hall on Chambers Street and the Tower entrance at the corner of Chambers Street and George IV Bridge. 
  • Lifts are available to all floors and accessible toilets are available on most floors, as well as a Changing Places (U) toilet in the Entrance Hall on Level 0.
  • Guide dogs, hearing dogs and other recognised assistance dogs are admitted. 

You can find more access information hereIf you would like to discuss any additional access requirements, please contact Lee McCulley, Adult Learning Officer on 0131 247 4439 or 

Header image: Ashish’s ready-to-wear, Spring/Summer 2017  collection celebrated Indian culture as an integral part of British culture. © Chris Moore Catwalking. Male model wears an electric blue mandarin collared jacket with gold embroidery, with yellow trousers and a turban-like gold hat.

Explore more

Body Beautiful: Diversity on the Catwalk

Discover how today’s fashion industry is challenging perceptions and championing alternative ideals of beauty on the catwalk, in advertising, editorial and behind the camera.

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