Portrait Gallery Exterior

Opening Hours

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 9 exhibitions and some exceptional must sees. There are also 37 events to attend.

Admission is free. A charge may be made for special exhibitions.

Tickling Jock
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Tickling Jock | Comedy Greats from Sir Harry Lauder to Billy Connolly

Celebrating Scotland’s masters of mirth and our truly distinctive contribution to the world of entertainment in the twentieth century.


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