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National Museum of Scotland is a museum in Edinburgh. The museum features exhibits related to: design, natural sciences, music, decorative and applied art, industry, religion, fine art, coins and medals, trade and commerce, costume and textiles, world cultures, weapons and war, aviation, social history, agriculture, medicine, science and technology and archaeology.

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National Museum of Scotland
Chambers Street
EH1 1JF Edinburgh

Museum type(s)

History & Anthropology Art & Design

Topics

Unknown.

Visitor information

Opening hours

Daily: 10:00-17:00
Christmas Day: Closed
Boxing Day: 12:00-17:00
New Year's Day: 12:00-17:00

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Admission

All ages Free

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Facilities


  • Restaurant

  • Museum shop

  • Wheelchair accessible

Location

Chambers Street, Edinburgh, Scotland

Exhibitions

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The Galloway Hoard
01Oct

The Galloway Hoard

The Galloway Hoard is an unparalleled find of Viking-age gold, silver and jewelled treasures. With over 100 rare and unique items from across Europe and beyond, unlocking the Hoard’s secrets has the p...
The Galloway Hoard
01Oct

The Galloway Hoard

Exhibition Gallery 3, Level 1, Grand Gallery The Galloway Hoard is an unparalleled find of Viking-age gold, silver and jewelled treasures. With over 100 rare and unique items from across Europe and b...
Age of Oil
05Nov

Age of Oil

Exhibition Gallery 4, Level 1, Grand Gallery Exploring the people and places of Scotland’s offshore energy industry, this contemporary art exhibition showcases the work of visual artist Sue Jane Tayl...
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites
12Nov

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Exhibition Gallery 1, Level 3 Adult £10, Concession £8, Child (12–15) £7 (under 12s free), Members Free, National Art Pass holders: 50% discount The history of the exiled Stuart dynasty and their supp...

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Reviews

This museum has 2 ratings.

Monday, May 29, 2017 May 29, 2017

Very nice and large museum with lots to see that is interesting for both adults and kids. The museum features not only an extensive collection of Scottish history, but also natural history and transportation objects (industrial history). Definitely recommended!

 

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