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Cancelled Event National Museum of Scotland

Spotlight On: Our Seas

30 May 2020
14:00–15:00

Free, Ticketed

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Curator Fiona Ware and Dr Dan Harries from Heriot-Watt’s Institute of Life & Earth Sciences introduce some of Scotland’s finest marine habitats and discuss the importance of the museum’s specimen collections to monitoring changes in our seas.

Location

Auditorium, Level 1, entry via Chambers Street

Booking information

Booking available soon

Getting here

National Museum of Scotland
Chambers Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1JF

 

Map and directions

Access

We want everyone who comes to our museums to enjoy their time with us and make the most of their visit. 

 

  • The Lothian Street entrance and Auditorium are wheelchair accessible, and there is access to an accessible toilet.
  • There is level access to the Museum via the main doors to the Entrance Hall on Chambers Street and the Tower entrance at the corner of Chambers Street and George IV Bridge. 
  • Lifts are available to all floors.
  • Accessible toilets are available on most floors, as well as a Changing Places (U) toilet in the Entrance Hall on Level 0.
  • There is also an induction loop in the Auditorium.
  • Guide dogs, hearing dogs and other recognised assistance dogs are admitted.

Find out more about our access information.

 

If you have any access requirements, please contact info@nms.ac.uk

#PreciousSeas 

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Part of Year of Coasts and Waters 2020 #YCW2020

Serpulid reef, Loch Creran. © Graham Saunders, Scottish Natural Heritage

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