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Members receive free or discounted entry to a wide range of events across our museums. Visit our What's on pages to find out more about upcoming events.

Members Annual Event – Alexandra Munroe Lecture

Date: Wednesday 26 September 2018
Auditorium, Level 1, National Museum of Scotland. Entry via Lothian Street.
Timings: Doors open 17:45, talk 18:15, event ends 19:30
Booking: Free but booking required. Call 0300 123 6789 or book online.

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We are delighted to welcome internationally renowned curator Alexandra Munroe as the speaker at our Members’ Annual Event on 26 September. Her visit to Edinburgh and her exclusive talk to Members, entitled The History of Asian Art, coincides with the run-up to the spring opening of Exploring East Asia, one of two exciting new galleries

Alexandra is Samsung senior curator, Asian art, and senior advisor, global arts, at the Solomon R Guggenheim Museum and Foundation in New York. She is a pioneering authority on modern and contemporary Asian art and transnational art studies.

Please note alcohol will be served at this event and our staff will be operating a Challenge 25 policy.

Discounts at NCP Castle Terrace

We’ve teamed up with car park operator NCP to offer National Museums Scotland Members discounted parking at NCP Castle Terrace. Receive up to 12 hours of parking for £10, a saving of up to 65% on standard rates.

To receive the discount, you must validate your parking ticket before leaving National Museum of Scotland.

Present your parking ticket, along with your Membership card, to National Museum of Scotland staff at either the Special Exhibition Gallery 1 ticket desk (Level 3), or at the Entrance Hall ticket desk (Level 0). Your parking ticket will be validated, with the discount being applied when you pay for your parking at NCP Castle Terrace.

PLEASE NOTE: this offer is not valid during the month of August.

Further information on parking can be found at

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