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National Museum of Scotland

571 locals recommend
About this place
The National Museum of Scotland brings together our rich Scottish heritage with exciting international collections. Your journey of discovery starts here.
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Scotland, EH1 1JF
Phone+44 300 123 6789
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Sunday 10:00 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
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Tips from locals

September 19, 2019
A great spot for a rainy day with plenty of kid friendly exhibits. Don’t miss a the rooftop terrace for panoramic views without any hiking. The view of the castle from here is wonderful! Take the lift all the way to the 7th floor. The terrace was designed by sculptor Andy Goldsworthy and the plant…
September 11, 2019
Such a great museum with lovely eateries too. The Tower Restaurant is very special on the top floor. Have a cocktail on the terrace first the views are stunning.
September 10, 2019
Perfect for a wet day sightseeing and Free! Catch the 23/27 bus from Dundas Street and it will take you all the way up past the Royal Mile get off at Chambers Street. Often some fascinating exhibitions (some at a cost) it's worth checking the website before visiting so you don't miss out.