Group visits

We welcome group visits to the galleries. Be inspired by the international art collection and special exhibitions, take part in activities and explore the resources available.

Plan a visit

Plan a visit


Groups of 10 or more adults can book self-led visits to view the national collection and free exhibitions.

Community & access groups

We invite community and access groups to explore the national collection through guided or self-led visits.


Inspire your class with a free self-led visit to any of our galleries.

Higher education

Connect your students to the international art collection, temporary exhibitions and specialist research facilities including print rooms, archives and libraries.



Everyone is welcome at the National Galleries of Scotland. 

Find out how we make our buildings, services and programmes as accessible and inclusive as possible. 

School visits

Book a practical workshop, a discovery session or self-led visit to any of the galleries to inspire and nurture creativity. Choose from a range of online learning resources to bring art to life for you and your pupils, whatever their age and abilities.

Find out more

Event experiences

Meet with our curators and expert conservators to create bespoke experiences including gallery tours or informative talks that are entirely unique to our venues.

Venues: National, Modern One, Modern Two, Portrait
Rates: Prices available on request

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Group Visit FAQs


Learning & Engagement contact details

If you're looking for more information on our learning programmes, please get in touch with our team who will be happy to advise and help plan your group visit.

+44 (0)131 624 6410

[email protected]