Museums, art galleries and exhibitions in Scotland
Looking for art galleries, museums, and other attractions in Scotland?
Explore art and culture against Scotland’s rugged landscape, from fascinating artefacts at the National Museum of Scotland, mesmerising sculpture at Jupiter Artland, and hidden gem Timespan in the heart of the remote Highlands.
Start planning the perfect Scotland trip by finding the right museum for you.
Must-see Scottish museums
Popular Scottish exhibitions
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See art for free with your National Art Pass
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The more you see, the more we do.
The National Art Pass lets you enjoy free entry to hundreds of museums, galleries and historic places across the UK, while raising money to support them.