National Museum of Rural Life

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

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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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Farm Matters

Welcome to the changing seasons on the Wester Kittochside Farm, East Kilbride.
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The Reid family at Wester Kittochside farm

The Wester Kittochside Farm at National Museum of Rural Life was owned and run by the Reid family for more than 400 years.
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Highland cattle

One of Britains's most distinctive, and best-known breeds, with a long, thick, flowing coat of rich hair and majestic sweeping horns, the Highland cattle have remained largely unchanged over the centuries.
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School visits to National Museum of Rural Life

Get a healthy dose of fresh country air and take in the sights, sounds and smells as your class explores our 1950s working farm.
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Museum information

Opening times

Daily: 10:00-17:00

Closed 25 and 26 December and 1 January

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: £7
Concessions: £6*
Child: £4 (under 5 free)
Family of 4 £19 (2 adults and 2 children)
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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