National War Museum

At the National War Museum, located within Edinburgh Castle, visitors can explore over 400 years of the Scottish military experience and uncover stories of courage and determination, victory and defeat, heroics and heartbreak.

Displays focus on the experience of battle through the eyes of Scottish servicemen. Please note that entry to the National War Museum is free with admission to Edinburgh Castle (part of Historic Scotland).


Art we've helped buy at National War Museum

Venue details

National War Museum Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh EH1 2NG 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk/war

Entry details

 Admission free via paid admission to Edinburgh Castle

1 Apr – 30 Sept
Daily, 9.45am – 5.45pm

1 Oct – 31 Mar
Daily, 9.45am – 4.45pm

Closed 25 and 26 Dec