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We lend objects from our collection to museums around the world. Find out where you can see our objects and how to request a loan here.

Borrowing from our collections

National Museums Scotland welcomes loan requests, and is committed to providing the best possible physical and intellectual access to all our collections and expertise throughout Scotland and the UK, and around the world.

Borrowing from our collections
Earring from the collection of Maharajah Duleep Singh

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Institutions may use this form to apply to National Museums Scotland for loan of objects.

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Gold ring found at Whithorn Priory

Items lent by National Museums Scotland

Objects from the National Museums Scotland collection can be found at museums throughout the UK and internationally.

Items lent by National Museums Scotland
Other ways to borrow
National Museums Scotland also has an active programme of national and international touring exhibitions.

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