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  • Lecture or talk

    Opening Talk: Scotland's Photograph Album

    National

    Tue 19 Nov 2019

    6 - 7pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Lecture or talk

    Aberdeen Art Gallery: Glimpses

    National

    Wed 20 Nov 2019

    6:30 - 8:30pm

    £14.00

  • Lecture or talk

    Watson Gordon Lecture: Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw

    National

    Thu 21 Nov 2019

    6 - 7pm

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    Opening Talk: Paula Rego | Obedience and Defiance

    National

    Sat 23 Nov 2019

    12 noon - 1pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    The Scottish Collection: Shared Reading and Creative Writing

    National

    Wed 27 Nov 2019 & Wed 29 Jan 2020
    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Music concert

    Live Music Now: Sasha Savaloni

    National

    Thu 28 Nov 2019

    6 - 6:30pm

    Free

  • Our Friends
    Lecture or talk

    The Christmas Card: History, Images and Symbols

    National

    Thu 28 Nov 2019

    6:30 - 8:30pm

    £14.00

  • Special event

    Christmas Shopping Weekend

    National | Portrait | Modern | All National Galleries of Scotland shops (except online)

    Fri 29 Nov - Sun 1 Dec
    10am - 5pm

    Free

    +2 other sessions

  • Tour

    National Gallery Highlights Tours - November 2019

    National

    Sat 30 Nov 2019
    2 - 2:45pm & 3 - 3:45pm

    Free

  • Lecture or talk

    In Focus: Early Paintings in the Scottish Collection

    National

    Tue 3 Dec 2019

    12:45 - 1:30pm

    Free

  • Music concert

    Live Music Now: Knox and Ion

    National

    Thu 5 Dec 2019

    6 - 6:30pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Still Life Drawing in the Gallery

    National

    Fri 6 Dec 2019

    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Still Life Drawing in the Gallery

    National

    Fri 6 Dec 2019

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Easel Sketching in the Gallery

    National

    Thu 12 Dec 2019

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Special event

    Special Christmas Shopping Night

    National

    Thu 12 Dec 2019

    5 - 7pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Easel Sketching in the Gallery

    National

    Fri 13 Dec 2019

    2 - 4pm

    Free

  • Tour

    National Gallery Christmas Highlights Tours - December 2019

    National

    Sat 21 Dec 2019
    2 - 2:45pm & 3 - 3:45pm

    Free

  • Exhibition Coming Soon

    Turner in January

    National

    Wed 1 Jan 2020 - Fri 31 Jan 2020

    Open daily, 10am-5pm. Thursdays until 7pm

    Free

  • Drop-in event

    Still Life Drawing in the Gallery

    National

    Fri 10 Jan 2020

    10:30am - 12:30pm

    Free

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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.

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Friends go free

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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.