Museums in Edinburgh - Page 1

Find museums in Edinburgh. Listings include National Galleries of Scotland, National Library of Scotland, Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, Jupiter Artland, Fruitmarket and Edinburgh Dungeon. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.


  • 07/27/21
    We have more new items in the Grand Lodge shop 🙂 Grand Lodge Mugs (a choice of 2 designs) … Handcrafted Slate coasters (individually crafted in Scotland) … or a Grand Lodge Slate clock from the same c...
    > The Grand Lodge of Antient Free and Accepted
  • 07/27/21
    Collections Uncovered. Here is the second research blog from history student Daisy Chamberlain. She has continued to uncover the stories around some of our 19th century remains that we care for at th...
    > Anatomical Museum, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, T
  • 07/27/21
    Schuyler dog (named for the Schuyler sisters) normally says #work, but today she says #rest! All of you still working on theses and dissertations, take care of yourselves 💚
    > University of Edinburgh Libraries and Museums
  • 07/26/21
    AFD Stirling 2014
    > The Royal Scots
  • 07/24/21
    Photograph from Andy Gibb son of Alex Gibb, possibly Cyprus 1974/5
    > The Royal Scots
  • 07/23/21
    Sadly we have to report the passing of Peter Nisbet on the 21st July, Peter served in The Regiment from 1963 to 1976, funeral details will be published when known.
    > The Royal Scots
  • 07/23/21
    The School of Scottish Studies Archive turned 70 in 2021! To celebrate they have invited blog responses to their archives, history or collections. Fraser MacBeath, a sound artist/electronic music prod...
    > University of Edinburgh Libraries and Museums
  • 07/23/21
    Here's some curious items from our new displays with a connection to Sampson Lloyd, one of the founding fathers of Taylors and Lloyds, which eventually became Lloyds Bank. Before he went into banking ...
    > Museum on the Mound
  • 07/22/21
    "But please?" "How many times Soops, no!" The standoff between Museum Assistant and Super Squirrel had been going on for a full twenty minutes. He'd been impossible ever since he'd found out that th...
    > Museum on the Mound
  • 07/21/21
    We have bookings for Morning Stroll on Aug 1st so will definitely be running. Book up now for this great relaxed informative tour. #edinbughwalkingtour Check out "Morning Stroll" on Eventbrite! Da...
    > Edinburgh Walking Tours
  • 07/21/21
    Tick, tick, tick... the clock is ticking away to September! If you are a new student joining us, remember to do your essential top 6 tasks. We are looking forward to meeting you - https://www.ed.ac.uk...
    > University of Edinburgh Libraries and Museums
  • 07/21/21
    We are closed to the public this week for organ tuning. Please pray for our ears! We know things will sound so beautiful... this weekend. We just have to be patient. 😀
    > Greyfriars Kirk
  • 07/21/21
    Gremlins! We have gremlins. Apologies to anyone who has called the museum and left a voicemail and hasn't had a response from us- we have a problem with our phone lines at the moment which means we c...
    > Museum on the Mound
  • 07/21/21
    Happy slightly belated birthday to this interesting figure from the Mound's past! This is Hugh Miller Gray, born on 19th July 1850. He began work with the accounting department at Bank of Scotland's H...
    > Museum on the Mound