Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

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

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

About Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

1st Mar 2019 to 31st Mar 2019
3pm - 4pm
National Museum of Scotland
National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH1 1JF
This is a free event
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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

Fri 1 - The Romans in Scotland
Sat 2 - Bagpipes and other Instruments
Sun 3 - French Connections

Mon 4 - Weights, Measures and Counters
Tue 5 - From Body Snatchers to Body Scans
Wed 6 - Animals and People in the Arctic
Thu 7 - Feisty Females
Fri 8 - A Century of Decorative Arts from 1851
Sat 9 - Scottish Identity - Myths and Realities
Sun 10 - Scottish Innovators

Mon 11 - The Jewels and Jewellers of Scotland
Tue 12 - Working Lives
Wed 13 - Amazing Animals
Thu 14 - Art and Architecture in the Museum
Fri 15 - Natural Wonders
Sat 16 - The Stuarts
Sun 17 - We the People

Mon 18 - Made in Scotland by People and Machines
Tue 19 - Strokes of Good Luck
Wed 20 - Abbots and Elders - The Church in Scotland
Thu 21 - Edinburgh's Heritage in 9 Objects
Fri 22 - Scottish Inventors
Sat 23 - European Objects of Desire
Sun 24 - Scotland's Pacific Connections

Mon 25 - Stone Stories
Tue 26 - Caledonia - Rome's North West Frontier
Wed 27 - Picts and Vikings
Thu 28 - The Jacobite Risings
Fri 29 - Art on the Top Floor
Sat 30 - Hero and Heroine - Unlucky or Unwise
Sun 31 - Scottish Sporting Heroes

Header image: Arctic fox at National Museum of Scotland.

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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