Box Office & Foyer

CCA foyer. Photography by Neil Thomas Douglas

  • From 10am to 5pm, Tuesday - Saturday, Box Office staff will be available to provide assistance as required.
  • The box office is located at the entrance in the main foyer reception; it is an open desk with no glass.
  • There is a lowered section of the desk and a hearing loop at reception.
  • We provide a complimentary ticket to events for an accompanying carer.

  • You can contact CCA via Contact Scotland BSL – Scotland’s British Sign Language Interpreting Video Relay Service – for all enquiries.

  • There are three tables with bench seating available for general public use. This area is not licensed, but you are welcome to use the tables for refreshments, meetings or rest.
  • The CCA brochure and Saramago menu are both available in large print format from the CCA box office.
  • Venue maps are available in the foyer, and a large print version is available from box office. You are welcome to take these throughout the building.

  • There are two shops - Aye-Aye Books and Welcome Home - located in the foyer.
  • Welcome Home is currently closed for refurbishment and will reopen in early October 2021.
  • Aye-Aye Books opening hours are Thursday – Saturday, 11am – 6pm.
  • The corridor in Welcome Home is 80cm / 31.5 inches in width, and in Aye-Aye Books, the corridor is 80cm / 31.5 inches in width. During opening hours, staff can assist you with access to items that are on high shelves or in non-accessible areas of the shops.
  • The area is well-lit with natural daylight and overhead bulb lighting.
  • The foyer area, atrium and bars can be noisy when the building is busy.
  • The floor is a mix of cement and tiles and there is a clear level floor access to the main atrium (containing the Cafe, Gallery, Cinema, toilets and lift) which measures 274cm / 108 inches in width.
  • Noise levels vary throughout the building. There is background music in the café all day and evening, and some events can be very busy. Please ask a member of staff if you would like advice on a quieter space during your visit.
  • Noise cancelling headphones and earplugs are available from the duty manager on request, please do approach a member of staff if you would like to use the headphones.
  • We have a box of sensory materials and toys for anyone who requires them. Please ask the Duty Manager for these.