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  • Display

    Beings

    Portrait

    Until Sun 28 Apr 2019

    Open daily, 10am-5pm

    Free

  • Music concert

    Dementia-friendly Concert - Live Music Now: Voice and Verse

    Portrait

    Mon 29 Apr 2019

    11 - 11:30am

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    In the Mind's Eye: Portrait Gallery Library

    Portrait

    Tue 30 Apr 2019

    12:45 - 1:15pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Tour SOLD OUT

    The Royal Collection at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

    Palace of Holyroodhouse

    Tue 30 Apr 2019

    6:30 - 8:30pm

    £50.00

  • Lecture or talk

    Books in Focus: Kokoschka

    Modern Two

    Thu 2 May and Sat 4 May 2019
    2:30 - 3:30pm

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Music concert

    Live Music Now: New Antonine Brass

    National

    Thu 2 May 2019

    6 - 6:30pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Wee Treasures (Ages 2-5)

    Portrait

    Sat 4 May
    10:30am and 11:30am

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Tour

    British Sign Language (BSL) Tour: ARTIST ROOMS Woodman, Arbus and Mapplethorpe

    Portrait

    Sat 4 May 2019

    11am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Tour

    Portrait Gallery Tours: Bonnie? Prince? Charlie?

    Portrait

    Sat 4 May 2019
    2pm and 3pm

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Tour

    Adam Family Architecture City Walking Tour: Part One

    Portrait

    Sun 5 May 2019

    2 - 4pm

    £12.00

  • Drop-in event

    Open Studio: Make an Impression (Ages 1-3)

    Portrait

    Tue 7 May 2019

    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    Fashioning the Architect’s Image in the 18th Century

    Portrait

    Tue 7 May 2019

    12:45 - 1:15pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Once-A-Month Stitching in the Gallery

    National

    Wed 8 May 2019

    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Special event SOLD OUT

    Degas: Passion for Perfection

    National

    Wed 8 May 2019

    6:30 - 8pm

    £10.00

  • Music concert

    Special Concert: Loud & Proud

    Portrait

    Sat 11 May 2019

    1 - 1:30pm

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    Andy Warhol and Eduardo Paolozzi Exhibition Tour: Constructed Images - Paolozzi's Collages

    Modern Two

    Sat 11 May 2019

    2 - 2:45pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Postcard Portraits (Ages 6+)

    Portrait

    Sun 12 May 2019

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Tour

    Mertoun House Tours 2019

    National

    13 May - 14 Jun 2019 (Monday - Friday only)
    9am - 1:45pm

    £15.00

    +24 other sessions

  • Tour

    BYOB (Bring Your Own Baby/Bump) (Ages 0-1)

    Portrait

    Mon 13 May
    10:15am, 11am and 11:30am

    Free

    +2 other sessions

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Guided tours and workshops

Guided tours and workshops

We look forward to welcoming all types of groups to the galleries! We have a fantastic range of guided tours, workshops and learning activities to enhance your experience of the collection and exhibitions.

Friends go free

Friends go free

Friends of the Galleries get free unlimited entry to all exhibitions, and enjoy a wide range of exclusive benefits including early exhibition access, special events and 10% discount in our cafes.

Past exhibitions

Past exhibitions

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About the National Galleries of Scotland

About the National Galleries of Scotland

The National Galleries of Scotland cares for, develops, researches and displays the national collection of Scottish and international art and aims to engage, inform and inspire the broadest possible public.