K.2013.39 Necklace Terry Brodie Smith

National Museum of Scotland

Express Yourself

12 Dec - 29 Mar 2015
Express Yourself explores the commissioning, collecting and creators of jewellery including leading UK jewellers and fashion designer Jean Muir.
Star forming region

National Museum of Flight

Astronomy Day & Evening Stargazing

29 Nov 2014
Join us for a day of space-themed talks and activities, planetarium shows and activities.
Game Masters (3)

National Museum of Scotland

Game Masters

5 Dec - 20 Apr 2015
Featuring over 100 playable games, Game Masters showcases the work of more than 30 leading videogame designers.
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  • Artist's impression of the new fashion gallery.

    New galleries

    Thanks to a grant of £1.3 million from the Wellcome Trust, our new galleries will reveal the secrets of biomedicine, as well as showcasing our internationally important collections of decorative art, design, fashion, science and technology.
  • Grainne Morton Butterfly Necklace2

    Meet Your Maker: Jewellery

    Join six craft makers in celebration of Scottish craft as they showcase the design, processes and techniques behind their work.
  • Star forming region

    Astronomy Day & Evening Stargazing

    Join us for a day of space-themed talks and activities, planetarium shows and activities.
  • Game Masters (2)

    Museum Lates: Game Masters

    Tickets now on sale for the next of our adults-only Museum Lates events celebrating our Game Masters exhibition.
  • Beach Boy

    From Scotland with Love

    A film screening of archive footage exploring the themes of love, loss, resistance, migration, work and play.
  • Civil aircraft hangar

    Hangar redevelopment

    Find out more about our plans to transform our civil and restoration hangars at the National Museum of Flight.
  • Miniature painting of the court of the Nawab of Bengal

    Maharaja Duleep Singh and Queen Victoria

    Explore Maharaja Duleep Singh's unusual position as 'an adopted' member of the British Royal Family during Queen Victoria's reign.
  • Christmas Foal

    Christmas Fair and Foal Show

    Celebrate Christmas down on the farm with festive donkeys and Shetland foals and seasonal crafts.
  • School visit to the Scotland: A Changing Nation gallery

    Schools programme

    Welcome to a world of learning with National Museums Scotland. Bring the Curriculum for Excellence to life with the help of our collections.
  • Venuehire Grandgallery2

    Venue hire

    At National Museums Scotland, we offer unique venues for events with style - from dinners, concerts and receptions to fashion shows, weddings or ceilidhs.
  • Membership group of people

    Become a Member

    Members enjoy a range of exclusive benefits and support the work of National Museums Scotland. Join us from just £35.
  • Christmas Wreath

    Christmas Wreath Workshop

    Make a festive favourite to decorate your front door this December.