National Museum of Rural Life

Escape to the countryside for a full day of family fun at our five-star museum and historic working farm, where every season brings something new.
Magic Carpet animals

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Magic Carpet Minis

8 Jan - 2 Apr 2015
10:30-10:55
Introduce your baby or toddler to life on the farm with a magical adventure on board the Magic Carpet.
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Boys at the farm

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Become a Member

Members receive generous discounts plus free access to National Museum of Rural Life and special events throughout the year!
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Burns Colour Band

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Burns Unbound

24 Jan - 25 Jan 2015
10:00-17:00
Release your inner bard with music, dancing, food, storytelling and mice!
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School visit to National Museum of Rural Life

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School visits to National Museum of Rural Life

Get a healthy dose of fresh country air and take in the sights, sounds and smells as your class explores our 1950s working farm.
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Tractors

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Tractors

From the early 20th century, the tractor helped to transformed farm life in Scotland. There are several examples on display in the collection at the National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride.
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Farm Explorer

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Plan your visit

Get back to nature! Find out how to get here, how to get around, what to do and where to eat and shop.
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Museum information

Opening times

Daily: 10:00-17:00
Closed 25 and 26 December and 1 January

Admission

Adult: £7
Concessions: £6
Child: £3.50 (under 5 free)
Family £19 (2 adults and 2 children)
National Museums Scotland Members: Free
National Trust Scotland Members and National Art Pass holders: Free (charge for special events)

How to find us

National Museum of Rural Life
Wester Kittochside, Philipshill Road,
East Kilbride,
G76 9HR
Tel: 0300 123 6789
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