The National Museums Scotland press office handles UK and international media requests for the four national museums and our collection centre.

The press office team drives news and feature articles in addition to providing a timely and efficient reactive media enquiry service.

Contact the press office

For all media enquiries, press images and filming requests please contact:

Susan Gray
Communications Manager
Tel: 44 (0) 131 247 4088

Bruce Blacklaw
Communications Officer
Tel: 44 (0) 131 247 4165

Alice Wyllie
Communications Officer
Tel: 44 (0) 131 247 4288

Email: media@nms.ac.uk

Please note that all advertising emails should be directed to: 

Petya Shumakova
Petya@themediashop-scot.co.uk


Image: Printers proof press and parts, Museum reference T.1973.70

Recent press releases

National Museums Scotland announces 2021 Exhibition Programme

One of the archaeological finds of the century, spectacular wildlife and the revolutionary impact of the typewriter are among the highlights.
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Welcome Back to the National Museum of Scotland

After an unprecedented five months’ closure, the National Museum of Scotland will reopen its doors, welcoming visitors back from Wednesday 19 August.

After an unprecedented five months’ closure, the National Museum of Scotland will reopen its doors, welcoming visitors back from Wednesday 19 August.

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Welcome Back to National Museums Scotland

Wednesday 29 July, 2020

After an unprecedented five months’ closure, National Museums Scotland will soon be reopening its doors and welcoming visitors back to its four museums.

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Our plans for the National Museum of Flight

Thursday 30 January, 2020

National Museums Scotland has plans to build a new hangar at East Fortune.

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New Director for National Museums Scotland

Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Professor Christopher Breward has been appointed as Director of National Museums Scotland, succeeding Dr Gordon Rintoul who will step down in March 2020. He will take up the post in April 2020.

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