The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

John McAslan + Partners

Surgeons' Hall is a prominent building within the Edinburgh World Heritage Site. It was designed by William Playfair, to provide a meeting hall for the surgeons and to house the library and museum collections of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd). The Lister project is an exciting venture by the RCSEd to extend public access to the College. It includes physical and intellectual access elements as well as conservation and training. The four main elements intellectual access for the general public, improvement of physical access into the site, conservation of the Grade A listed Playfair building faade and reventative conservation improvements in the archive store.

Location

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Nicolson Street
EDINBURGH EH8 9DW
United Kingdom

Contact

Peter McLaughlin
Associate
p.mclaughlin@mcaslan.co.uk

Client

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Completed

TBC

Size

1489

Contract Value

£2.2m

Categories

  • Conservation
  • Education
  • Historic
  • Interior design
  • Public
  • Refurbishment