Portrait Gallery Exterior

Opening Hours

We are open daily, 10am-5pm, Thursdays until 7pm.

Come face to face with Scotland, past and present, at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. Admission is free. A charge may be made for special exhibitions. See 6 exhibitions, 10 displays and some exceptional must sees. There are also 32 events to attend.

Our lift is currently out of order. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Facing the World | Self-Portraits Rembrandt to Ai Weiwei

An exciting selection of self-portraits in various media spanning six centuries


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