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  • Tour SOLD OUT

    Guided tours of Granton Art Centre

    Granton Art Centre

    Sat 28 Sep
    10am, 11.30am, 1.15pm and 2.45pm

    Free

    +3 other sessions

  • Tour

    Family Art Tours (Ages 6+)

    Portrait

    Sat 28 Sep 2019

    11 - 11:45am

    Free

  • Tour

    National Gallery Highlights Tours - September 2019

    National

    Sat 28 Sep 2019
    2 - 2:45pm & 3 - 3:45pm

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Special event

    Autism-Friendly Early Openings (All Ages)

    Portrait

    Sun 29 Sep & Sun 27 Oct
    9 - 10am

    Free

    +1 other sessions

    Free (booking essential)

  • Drop-in event

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

    Portrait

    Tue 1 Oct 2019

    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    Cut and Paste: Peter Kennard Artist’s Talk

    National

    Tue 1 Oct 2019

    6 - 7pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Tour SOLD OUT

    Visit to the Print Room

    Modern

    Wed 2 Oct 2019
    11am - 12noon or 2:30 - 3:30pm

    £10.00

    +1 other sessions

  • Course SOLD OUT

    Art for Absolute Beginners: Watercolour

    Portrait

    Thu 3 and Thu 10 Oct 2019
    10:30am - 12:30pm

    £32.00

    +1 other sessions

  • Lecture or talk SOLD OUT

    Books in Focus: Witchcraft

    Modern Two

    Thu 3 Oct 2019

    11:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Our Friends
    Lecture or talk

    History of Art Course with Dr James Lawson: Romanticism

    Royal Society of Edinburgh

    Fridays 4 Oct - 8 Nov 2019
    10:30am - 12:00noon

    £48.00

    +3 other sessions

  • Drop-in event

    Wee Treasures (Ages 2-5)

    Portrait

    Sat 5 Oct
    10:30am & 11:30am

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Tour

    Portrait Gallery Thematic Tours: Self Evidence

    Portrait

    Sat 5 Oct 2019
    2 - 2:45pm & 3 - 3:45pm

    Free

    +1 other sessions

  • Special event

    British Sign Language (BSL) workshop: Mindfulness and Art

    Modern One

    Sun 6 Oct 2019

    1 - 4:30pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

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

    Modern One

    Mon 7 Oct
    10:15am, 11:00am & 11:30am

    Free

    +2 other sessions

  • Our Friends
    Special event SOLD OUT

    Marchmont House and Lady Waterford Hall

    Modern Two

    Tue 8 Oct 2019
    8:50am - 6:00pm

    £70.00

  • Lecture or talk

    Cut and Paste: John Stezaker Artist’s Talk

    National

    Tue 8 Oct 2019

    6 - 6:45pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Tour SOLD OUT

    Shining a Light

    Modern One

    Thu 10 Oct 2019

    10 - 10:45am

    £10.00

    +4 other sessions

  • Course

    The Drawing Room (October 2019) - Cut and Paste

    Modern Two

    Thu 10 Oct 2019

    5:30 - 6:45pm

    Free

  • Music concert

    Live Music Now: Turquoise Duo

    National

    Thu 10 Oct 2019

    6 - 6:30pm

    Free

  • Course SOLD OUT

    How to Draw the Human Head

    National

    Sat 12 and Sun 13 Oct 2019
    10:30am - 4pm

    £100.00

    +1 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.

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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.