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

20 Aug - 8 Oct 2014
10:30-10:55
Explore life on the farm with a magical adventure on board the Magic Carpet.
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Autumn Berries

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Go Wild in Autumn

11 Oct - 19 Oct 2014
11:00-13:00 / 14:00-16:00
Enjoy our Go Wild programme this October half-term in the country.
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Star forming region

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Autumn Stargazing

12 Nov 2014
19:00-21:00
Try your eye for astronomy this November in the autumn night sky.
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Garden Detetives

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Discover the museum

Escape to the countryside for a full day of family fun at our five-star museum and historic working farm.
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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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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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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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