Welcome to your national collection.
Choose from a range of hands-on Discovery sessions, interactive workshops and online learning resources to bring art to life for you and your pupils, whatever their age and abilities. If your pupils have additional needs we'll plan a tailor-made visit just for you.
Plan a visit
Book your Discovery sessions year round - first two groups are free
Let us know if travel costs are a barrier - subsidies may be available
Book four weeks ahead for a guided visit or two weeks ahead for self-led visits and free entry to ticketed exhibitions
Check our events listings for Teachers' professional learning opportunities
In Gallery Resources
Not sure what to do in a gallery, or how to start a conversation about art? Here are some simple ideas.
Explore our teachers' resources, for use in the classroom and in the gallery.
The National Galleries of Scotland comprises three galleries.
Education team contact details
If you're looking for more information on creative opportunities, professional learning for teachers, or school visits please get in touch with us and we will be happy to help.
+44 (0)131 624 6410