National Museum Of Scotland

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Contact Information

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1JF
National Museum Of Scotland Website
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Opening Hours

Mondays: 10am to 5pm
Wednesdays: 10am to 5pm
Fridays: 10am to 5pm
Sundays: 10am to 5pm
Tuesdays: 10am to 5pm
Thursdays: 10am to 5pm
Saturdays: 10am to 5pm
National Museum Of Scotland
About National Museum Of Scotland

Explore the diversity of the natural world, world cultures, art and design, science and technology and Scottish history, all under one roof at the National Museum of Scotland.

Upcoming Events

The Fettercairn Jewel

The Fettercairn Jewel

28 September 2017 - 31 December 2018
The newly acquired and exceptionally rare Fettercairn Jewel is now on display at The National Museum of Scotland.
Scotland’s Early Silver

Scotland’s Early Silver

13 October 2017 - 25 February 2018
A stunning exhibition of Scotland’s Early Silver explores it's impact during the first millennium AD.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 November 2017 - 30 November 2017
Check out the daily free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in November!
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

22 November 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

23 November 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
St Andrew’s Shorts

St Andrew’s Shorts

25 November 2017 - 26 November 2017
Come along to the National Museum of Scotland for some mini Scotland-themed sessions to celebrate St Andrew’s Day.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

29 November 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

30 November 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

06 December 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

07 December 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

13 December 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

14 December 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

20 December 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

21 December 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Hogmanay Family Ceilidh

Hogmanay Family Ceilidh

31 December 2017
Enjoy an afternoon of whirling & birling for all ages with the Canongate Cadjers Ceilidh Band.
Burns Unbound

Burns Unbound

21 January 2018
Celebrate our national bard with a fun day for all ages at The National Museum of Scotland on 21st January.