Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Check out the daily free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in January!

When, Where & How Much...

Date(s): 01 January 2018 to 31 January 2018
Time(s): 3pm - 4pm
Where: National Museum of Scotland
National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1JF
Price: This is a free event

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Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland
About Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Our free guided themed tours at National Museum of Scotland explore everything from Scotland's history to the supernatural.

Themed tours take place every day at 3pm and have a different theme every day. Themed tours are subject to guide availability and some titles may change.

Our free public guided tours are for adult individuals and small groups (up to six people only). If you are visiting as part of a larger group please see our section on booked tours.

Meet the guide at the Tour Meeting Point, Entrance Hall, Level 0

Monday 1 - No Tour
Tuesday 2 - The Auld Alliance
Wednesday 3 - Death, Pain and Punishment
Thursday 4 - Grave Matters
Friday 5 - Feisty Females
Saturday 6 - The Romans in Scotland
Sunday 7 - Industrial Revolution in Scotland

Monday 8 - Edinburgh's Heritage in 9 Objects
Tuesday 9 - The Jacobites
Wednesday 10 - The Technology of Fashion
Thursday 11 - Some Interesting Scots
Friday 12 - Sculpture
Saturday 13 - Bagpipes and other Instruments
Sunday 14 - Scottish Sporting Heroes

Monday 15 - Mary Queen of Scots
Tuesday 16 - Picts and Vikings
Wednesday 17 - Life in Georgian Edinburgh
Thursday 18 - Scottish Identity - Myths and Realities
Friday 19 - Made in Scotland by Man and Machine
Saturday 20 - Stone Stories
Sunday 21 - 2000 Years of Textiles

Monday 22 - Birds in Nature, Mythology and Art
Tuesday 23 - The Stuarts
Wednesday 24 - The Architecture of the Museum
Thursday 25 - The Church in Scotland
Friday 26 - Beginnings of Scotland, Land and People
Saturday 27 - Gods and Goddesses
Sunday 28 - From Body Snatchers to Body Scans

Monday 29 - Working Lives
Tuesday 30 - Scotland in the 18th Century
Wednesday 31 - Scotland's Pacific Connections

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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