What will we be growing, cooking and eating in the year 2050? Join us at the National Museum of Rural Life to find out more.

Take part in family activities to explore the science behind what we eat.

Above: Investigating the science behind the food we eat at Future Foods © Andy Catlin.


Our free events programme is supported by players of People's Postcode Lottery.

Header image: Demonstration of the science behind Future Food production © Andy Catlin

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Annual Pass

Pay once and visit all year with the National Museum of Rural Life Annual Pass.

Tamworth pig

Tamworth pigs are well suited to the Scottish climate and are one of the oldest surviving pig breeds.

Plan your visit

Get back to nature! Find out how to get here, how to get around, what to do and where to eat and shop.
Event information


14 Oct - 18 Oct 2019
11:00 - 16:00


National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride, G76 9HR

How much

Free with museum admission and Annual Pass

Adult: £8
Concessions: £7*
Child: £5.50 (under 5 free) 
Family £23 (2 adults and 2 children) 
National Museums Scotland Members: Free 
National Trust Scotland Members: Free 

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

Discounts are available for those travelling by bicycle and groups

Find out how to get to Future Foods here.

National Museum of Rural Life
Wester Kittochside
Philipshill Road,
East Kilbride,
G76 9HR

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