To apply for a licence to use an image from the National Museums Scotland Picture Library, please complete the form.

Please note that we do not grant licences for 'all media' or 'in perpetuity'.

To license any other digital asset from National Museums Scotland (sounds, video, etc) please complete the Digital Asset form.

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Download image licence form for web

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We’re reopening our museums

After nearly five months of closure, we’re almost ready to welcome visitors back to our museums. We've made some changes to make sure everyone has a safe and enjoyable visit, including online booking and new safety measures.

Find out more about reopening