National Museum of Scotland

Our world-class collections will take you on a journey through the history of Scotland, the wonders of nature and diverse cultures from around the globe.

Discover scientific breakthroughs and marvel at exquisite art, design and fashion from across the centuries. From the tiniest creatures to towering spacecraft and ancient times to the present day, there are thousands of stories to discover.


Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

0300 123 6789

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Opening times

Open daily 10am – 4.30pm

Visitor information

  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Accessible Toilets
  • Toilets
  • Babychange
  • Café
  • Shop
  • Bike Stand
  • WelcoMe available

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Ticket information

Free, drop-in

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National Museum of Scotland

Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF