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 5 exhibitions11 displays and some exceptional must sees. There are also 29 events to attend.

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

John Ruskin: Artist and Observer poster
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John Ruskin: Artist and Observer | Artist and Observer

A comprehensive overview of the celebrated Victorian critic and artist's work.


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