Please read our new privacy and cookies statement for more information.
Overview of Things to do
Overview of About Scotland
Overview of Accommodation
Overview of Scotland's Regions
Overview of Travel
Explore Scotland’s museums and enjoy a fascinating day out where you can learn of famous warriors, see a variety of artefacts or get hands on with interactive displays.
Throughout Scotland there is a wide variety of museums covering every topic imaginable - delve into history, art, culture, science, transport, childhood, sport and much more.
Hear fascinating stories, play with interactive exhibits and see the history of Scotland and the world. With plenty of museums in the cities and small villages to visit, see what you can uncover.
Dunblane Cathedral is a beautiful medieval church in Dunblane which dates as far back as the 12th century.
Strathnaver Museum is a local history museum near Thurso in Caithness.
Explore social and natural history displays and the Island Lives exhibition at Museum Nan Eilean in Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis.
Edinburgh - City Centre
The Regimental museum is housed in Edinburgh Castle and through paintings, artefacts, silver and medals their fascinating story is told, from formation to the present day.
Inveraray Jail is a living museum and visitor attraction where real people portray life in a 19th century prison.
Uncover the fascinating natural and social history of Galloway at the Museum Newton Stewart Museum, housed in the former St. John’s Church.
Learn about Sanquhar's world-famous knitting tradition and hear the story of the mines and miners of Sanquhar and Kirkconnel.
Surgeons' Hall Museum is home to one of the largest and most historic collections of surgical pathology in the world.
Welcome to Largs Museum
Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre is an award-winning museum and gallery which boasts a photographic collection, art and craft workshops, a sculpture trail, café and shop.
© 2014 VisitScotland. All rights reserved.
Alternatively please choose one of our other international websites: