Visit some of the world's most famous art across three spectacular locations

The National Galleries of Scotland proudly displays collection artworks and exhibitions in three locations in Edinburgh, the Scottish National Gallery, the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, and the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

We look after one of the world’s finest collections of Western art ranging from the Middle Ages to the present day including the national collection of Scottish art. We care for, develop, research and display the national collection of Scottish and international art and, with a lively and innovative programme of activities, exhibitions, education and publications, aims to engage, inform and inspire the broadest possible public.

We are open daily and admission is free

  • Open daily, 10am-5pm, Thursdays until 7pm
  • Open daily, 10am-5pm

Our artworks are also on display at Duff House and Paxton House


Other Languages

We have information to help plan a visit available in a number of languages other than English. You can access these from the links below: