• Guided tour
  • Secondary school
First two tours free; subsequent tours £40 (up to 33 pupils)

Highlights tours of the permanant collection are designed to enrich knowledge of art and encourage curiousity for learning. 

Pupils are encouraged to analyse what they see, ask questions and consider other viewpoints to form their own opinion on the masterpieces currently on display.

Tour options are:

  • 13th –19th century European paintings and sculptures (Scottish National Gallery)
  • Portraits of famous and infamous Scots, past and present (Scottish National Portrait Gallery)
  • 20th century and contemporary art (Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art)
Make enquiry Please book 4 weeks in advance

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To help tailor your group visit to the National Galleries of Scotland, please use the enquiry form below to get in touch, or call us on +44 (0)131 624 6410.

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

+44 (0)131 624 6410