Museums and galleries across the UK are subject to temporary closures. Those that remain open have safety measures in place, please remember to check venue guidelines before visiting.

National War Museum


Free to all

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).

National War Museum

Free to all

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, EH1 2NG

0300 123 6789


Opening times

Please see National War Museum website for opening times.

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