National music centre at Royal High School, Edinburgh



National music centre back on agenda for Royal High School

Updated plans have been unveiled to transform the former Royal High School into a national centre for music.

Published 6 September 2021

Music school plan for Royal High School gains full council approval

The fate of Edinburgh’s Old Royal High School has moved a step closer to being decided after the City of Edinburgh Council unanimously approved plans to transform the building into a music school.

Published 18 August 2016

Planning report backs music school bid for Royal High School

Plans to transform Edinburgh’s former Royal High School into a new music school and concert venue have been recommended for approval.

Published 11 August 2016

Alternative Royal High School plans submitted

Alternative proposals to transform Edinburgh’s former Royal High School into a new music school have been formally submitted by the Royal High School Preservation Trust.

Published 8 December 2015

Trust makes statement of intent for alternative Royal High School vision

The Royal High School Preservation Trust (RHSPT) has appointed Richard Murphy Architects and Simpson & Brown to develop alternate proposals for the restoration of Edinburgh’s former Royal High School.

Published 24 September 2015