National Museums Scotland

Connecting Scotland to the world and the world to Scotland.

Exhibitions & Events

Visit our new Ancient Egypt and East Asia galleries

Discover the remarkable culture and achievements of the ancient Egyptians and explore one of the most significant East Asia collections in the UK.

New Ancient Egypt, East Asia and Ceramics galleries
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Explore the unique range of gifts and books in our online shop.

Celebrate all things Scottish with our Wild and Majestic collection, find a place in your home for the iconic Lewis chesspieces or discover our range of jewellery, based on treasures from the National Museum of Scotland.

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National Museums Collection Centre

Our Collections Centre in Granton, Edinburgh provides state-of-the-art conservation laboratories and enhanced storage for the national collections.

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