Explore life in the countryside at our five-star museum, farmhouse and historic working farm.
8 Feb - 9 Feb 2020
Bring your family to this weekend of willow crafts, storytelling, and traditional music.Find out more
Find out how to make the most of your visit to the National Museum of Rural Life.Find out more
Tel: 0300 123 6789
Pay once and visit all year with the Annual Pass
Child (5–15) £5.50 (under 5s free)
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £23
Open daily 10:00–17:00
Closed 25, 26 December and 1 January
Your tickets to the museum are valid for unlimited visits for 12 months.
From newborn lambs and calves to harvesting and haymaking – there are plenty of reasons to come back again and again.
The Wester Kittochside Farm at National Museum of Rural Life was owned and run by the Reid family for more than 400 years. From 1937 - 1982 it was owned by the tenth laird James Coats Reid and he married Margaret Gilmour in 1957. Find out how the Reid family celebrated Christmas and New Year on the farm.Christmas and New Year
Your farming adventure starts here! Check out our suggestions for family fun.Top 10 activities to try with kids