Virtual tours from our curators
23 May 2020
Let our curators take you on a virtual tour of the museum collections, showing you their favourite objects.
While the National Museum of Scotland is closed we're keen to help our visitors enjoy our galleries virtually and what better way to do that than with a personal guided tour by one of expert curators.
So far you can enjoy two virtual tours: our Ancient Egypt Rediscovered gallery tour with Principal Curator of the Ancient Mediterranean; Margaret Maitland, and our renaissance Scotland galleries with Principal Curator of Renaissance and Early Modern Scotland; Anna Groundwater.
Living in Renaissance Scotland: the highs and lows
Meet our Principal Curator of Renaissance & Early Modern History, Anna Groundwater.Watch tour
Tour of the Ancient Egyptian Gallery
Our resident Egyptologist and Principal Curator Margaret Maitland has been with the Museum for 7 years and works with our collection of 11,000+ antiquities from Egypt & the ancient Mediterranean.Watch tour
Explore the Museum online
Discover the remarkable galleries of the National Museum of Scotland at your own pace on Street View.Look inside the galleries