Within the walls of Edinburgh Castle, the National War Museum tells the story of Scotland at war.
3 Apr 2020 - 4 Apr 2021
This exhibition will examine the varied motivations and circumstances around the acquisition of objects during colonial conflict by individuals in British military service.Find out more
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Tel: 0300 123 6789
Entry to the museum is free. Historic Environment Scotland charges for admission to Edinburgh Castle where the National War Museum is located.
April to September
October to March
Closed 25 and 26 December
New Year's Day 11:00–16:45
Explore the galleries and discover uniforms, insignia and equipment, medals, decorations, weapons, paintings, ceramics and silverware. All throw light on Scotland's military history, from world-changing events to the everyday life of Scottish servicemen.Things to see and do
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