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We're getting ready for a phased re-opening of our galleries from August, and we're looking forward to welcoming you all back soon. Look out for updates on our website, social media and email newsletters.

  • Exhibition Coming Soon

    You are here | 2020: Stories, Portraits, Visions

    Portrait

    Opening soon

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Display

    The Remaking of Scotland | Nation, Migration, Globalisation 1760-1860

    Portrait

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Exhibition Coming Soon

    Bright Star | The Art and Life of King James VI and I

    Portrait

    Dates to be confirmed

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

  • Exhibition Just Opened

    Temples to Tenements | Photographs of Architecture

    Portrait

    Dates to be confirmed

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Display

    The Modern Portrait

    Portrait

    Until Sun 28 Mar 2021

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Display

    Imagining Power | The Visual Culture of the Jacobite Cause

    Portrait

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Display

    Scots in ltaly | Artists and Adventurers

    Portrait

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Display

    Reformation to Revolution

    Portrait

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

  • Display

    Heroes and Heroines | The Victorian Age

    Portrait

    Gallery Closed due to Covid-19

    Free

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

Browse our archive of 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.