National War Museum Scotland and its collection

National War Museum Scotland

The National War Museum Scotland is dedicated to the 400 years of wars and battles. Visitors can see military equipment and weapons, but there are also uniforms, kilts, medals and silverware on display. Besides that, the museum features a special exhibition devoted to Highland soldiers who rebelled against the British Empire in the 17th and 18th centuries and houses a collection of paintings depicting the horrors of the both First and Second World Wars.

ENNational War Museum of Scotland

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology

National War Museum Scotland
Edinburgh Castle
EH1 2NG Edinburgh

Visitor information National War Museum Scotland

Opening hours

9:45 – 16:45
9:45 – 16:45
9:45 – 16:45
9:45 – 16:45
9:45 – 16:45
9:45 – 16:45
9:45 – 16:45

Festive open
Open daily: 09:45 - 16:45
Christmas Day, 25 Dec closed
Boxing Day, 26 Dec closed
New Year's Day, 1 Jan: 11:00 - 16:45




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Location & Map

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh

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