National Museum of Rural Life

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

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Country Fair

10 Jun 2018
10:00 - 17:00
Join us for a celebration of all things rural at the Country Fair with plenty to enjoy inside and out.
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Daddy Long Legs Day

17 Jun 2018
11:00-16:00
Join us this Father’s Day for some creepy crawlies inspired fun as we celebrate National Insect Week at the National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride.
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The Reid Family

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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National Museum of Rural Life Annual Pass

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

15 Jul 2018
10:00-17:00
Join us for the Heavy Horse Show at the National Museum of Rural Life this July.
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Farm Matters

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

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

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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