We are open daily from 10am to 5pm (7pm on Thursdays).
Come face to face with Scotland, past and present, at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. See 6 exhibitions and some exceptional must sees. There are also 25 events to attend.
Admission is free. A charge may be made for special exhibitions.
Celebrating Scotland’s masters of mirth and our truly distinctive contribution to the world of entertainment in the twentieth century.
Robert Burns, 1759 - 1796. Poet, by Alexander Nasmyth
Plan your visit using our floorplans and displays.
Download our free mobile app for art lovers.
Artists, curators and Portrait Gallery staff try to describe what a portrait is.
For general enquiries regarding your visit or Gallery services.
+44 (0)131 624 6200
National Galleries of Scotland is a charity registered in Scotland (No. SC003728)National Galleries of Scotland Foundation is a charity registered in Scotland (No. SC043024)