Technical & Logistic Specification

Technical Specification

Below is some technical and logistical information that you might find useful to plan and organise your show at the Arthur Conan Doyle Centre. Contact us for more details and we will be happy to answer any questions for you.

Parking on Palmerston Place is metered at £2.20 per hour for a maximum of 4 hours. There are 14 pay and display spaces.
Additional metered parking can be found in the surrounding streets.

The main entrance is to the front of the building, ground level access with 3 steps on entry.
Alternative entry can be made from the front of the building via the gate leading to a downward external staircase. This must be a request made in advance. Once on lower-ground level the building can be accessed via a fire door. This will take you to our lower-ground floor. All other levels will be accessible via a side staircase leading from the lower-ground up to 4th floor.

Standard switch controlled ceiling lighting in all rooms. Lamps can be provided on advance request.

Sanctuary Room only
PA System:
– 3x wall mounted box speakers
– Phonic Power pod 615 Powered Mixer (150 Watts)
– 1x lectern microphone

– Projector with inputs on HDMI and VGA
– Projector and screen hire must be organised in advance

Standard twin socket outlets in all rooms – 13amp

Dressing room space is available on our first floor, and we can also offer toilet & shower facilities
– Dressing room and shower room use must be organised in advance.




Shereen Fazeli
Venue Manager –

Harriet Webster
Marketing and Events Coordinator –

Phone: 0131 625 0700

*All specifications are subject to change