National Museum Of Scotland

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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 at National Museum Of Scotland

Modernist Jewellery

Modernist Jewellery

1st December 2017 - 29th April 2018
Discover a generation of designers and makers who embraced innovative and diverse influences in this exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

19th January 2018 - 29th April 2018
The world-renowned exhibition, Wildlife Photographer of the Year, returns to the National Museum of Scotland.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

1st April 2018 - 30th April 2018
Check out the daily free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in April!
Art of Glass

Art of Glass

6th April 2018 - 2nd September 2018
An exhibition exploring the work of leading glass artists in Britain today comes to the National Museum of Scotland from 6th April.
The Sunday Sketch

The Sunday Sketch

22nd April 2018
Join illustrator and artist Cécile Simonis for a monthly creative session, as she guides you through a range of drawing activities.
Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft

17th May 2018 - 4th August 2018
See Astronaut Tim Peake’s Soyuz Spacecraft when it goes on display at the National Museum of Scotland from 17th May.
The Sunday Sketch

The Sunday Sketch

20th May 2018
Join illustrator and artist Cécile Simonis for a monthly creative session, as she guides you through a range of drawing activities.
Toddler Room

Toddler Room

27th May 2018 - 1st June 2018
Toddler Room is a beautiful dance show, a magical and sensory experience for the very young, full of wonder and special discoveries.
Craft Scotland Conference 2018: New Ways of Seeing

Craft Scotland Conference 2018: New Ways of Seeing

7th June 2018 - 8th June 2018
Makers, curators and those interested in contemporary craft, make connections and share knowledge with international experts at the 2018 Craft Scotland Conference.
Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

Rip It Up: The Story of Scottish Pop

22nd June 2018 - 25th November 2018
Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as they take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day.

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Popular Events

War Horse
Experience the unforgettable journey of War Horse, coming to the Festival Theatre in April 2018.
Gun Salutes 2018
Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh Farmers Market
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Year Zero
Immerse Productions are inviting people to take part in their first theatrical attraction, “Year Zero” at The Biscuit Factory from 12th-16th June.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
The world-renowned exhibition, Wildlife Photographer of the Year, returns to the National Museum of Scotland.

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