National Museum of Rural Life

Experience life in the countryside at our five-star museum, farmhouse and historic working farm.

Event
Harvest Weekend

5 Oct - 6 Oct 2019
11:00–16:00
Help us celebrate the harvest this autumn at the National Museum of Rural Life.
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Event
Halloween

31 Oct 2019
17:00–19:00
Spooky happenings in the country this Halloween at the National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride.
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Annual Pass

Pay once and visit all year with the National Museum of Rural Life Annual Pass.
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Harvesting machinery of the 20th century

At the National Museum of Rural Life we have a significant collection of 20th-century harvesting machines in our large machinery store.
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News from the farm

Welcome to the changing seasons on the Wester Kittochside Farm, East Kilbride.
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Farmhouse guide volunteer

We are currently looking for volunteer farmhouse guides at the National Museum of Rural Life.
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Museum information

Opening times

Open daily 10:00–17:00

Admission

Annual Pass
Pay once and visit all year with the National Museum of Rural Life Annual Pass. Some events attract a small supplement.

Adult £8
Concession £7*
Child £5.50 (under 5 free) 
Family (2 adults, 2 children) £23
National Museums Scotland Members free 
National Trust for Scotland Members free (additional charge for some events)

* 60+, students with valid NUS or Young Scot card, unemployed with ID, disabled people.

Carers of disabled people free.

Discounts available for group bookings and those travelling by bicycle.

School visits are free; some workshop charges apply.

How to find us

Wester Kittochside, Philipshill Road,
East Kilbride,
G76 9HR
Tel: 0300 123 6789
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