National Museum of Scotland


Chambers Street, Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh, EH1 1JF

    The National Museum of Scotland is one of the Top 10 UK visitor attractions, and in the Top 20 of the most visited museums and galleries in the world.

    Fresh from a £47 million redevelopment, the museum houses a spectacular array of over 20,000 fascinating artefacts. Our magnificently diverse collections will take you on an inspirational journey through the history of Scotland, the wonders of nature, world cultures and the excitement of science and discovery – all under one roof.

    5 Museum
    Taste Our Best
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    10:00 - 17:00


    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site


    • Public Toilet Facilities


    • City Centre


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Indoor Play Area


    • ASVA Member

    Payment Methods

    • Delta Card
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    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Waverly Station. Exit onto Princes Street, turn right along Princes Steet and turn right into North Bridge. Follow North Bridge as it turns into South Bridge and turn right into Chambers Street. Follow Chambers Street until reaching the Museum of Scotland.

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