1. United Kingdom
  2. Scotland
  3. Edinburgh
  4. National Museum of Scotland

National Museum of Scotland: Guided Tour

Product ID: 275102
This small group 3-hour tour through the National Museum of Scotland is an all-encompassing, story-driven account designed to give you a deep understanding of the rich and fascinating history of Scotland.
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn the history of Scotland from pre-humans right up until modern day
  • Hear the stories behind the amazing artefacts in the National Museum of Scotland
  • Leave the tour with a better understanding of Scottish history than most locals would have
Full description
The National Museum of Scotland has over 6 floors of Scottish history for you to explore with a knowledgeable guide. This tour uses the Museum as a backdrop to delve into Scotland's rich and colorful past as a way to impart as much information as possible, taking into account that your time in Edinburgh may be limited. 

This unique tour will guide you through Scotland's rich and varied past using the Museum's world-class collection as props and illustration. Your guides are proud to combine the great Scottish tradition of storytelling with history to help present both the Museum and Scotland's history in a truly unforgettable manner.
Includes
  • Expert guide
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Tour departs from outside Caffè Nero on the Royal Mile beside the statue of Adam Smith. Look for the green and white umbrellas.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• Although the National Museum of Scotland is accessible to people with mobility impairments, due to the duration of this tour and the steps involved, this tour is not recommended for people who have severe mobility impairments
• Please note that children aged 15 and under will not be able to join the tour unless accompanied by a responsible adult
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The guide has a perfect knowledge of what he is talking about and is able to say more if you are curious about something in particular. I am French and my English is not perfect but I was able to understand every word he said. And he even adds fun to the whole. If you want to discover the museum and go through Scotland history in 3hours go for it.

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October 5, 2019

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The guide has a perfect knowledge of what he is talking about and is able to say more if you are curious about something in particular. I am French and my English is not perfect but I was able to understand every word he said. And he even adds fun to the whole. If you want to discover the museum and go through Scotland history in 3hours go for it.

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October 5, 2019

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Product ID: 275102