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National – National Galleries of Scotland

The Mound, Edinburgh, EH2 2EL. West Lothian

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Experience artworks from some of the greatest artists in history such as Botticelli, Raphael, and Titian, and dive deeper into Scottish history with painters like Ramsay and Raeburn.

Self-led visits let you do your own thing at your own pace, or with the support of their online learning resources.

Cost: Free entry to all exhibitions including ticketed exhibitions if booked 2 weeks in advance.

Don’t forget, if you are looking for help with funding the cost of your trip, you can apply for a bursary!

Venue resources

Amplification Toolkit PDF 0.88MB Download
Check List PDF 0.13MB Download
Parent Letter Template PDF 0.18MB Download
Risk Assessment PDF 0.12MB Download
Imagination & Curiosity Content 7-11 ZIP 12.13MB Download
Imagination & Curiosity Content 11-14 ZIP 12.13MB Download
School Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download
Student Certificate PDF 0.08MB Download

Looking for a bursary to support your trip?

We know that funding a school trip isn’t always easy. If you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for the Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any Great British School Trip partner venue.

Simply fill in our bursary form and let us know how we might help.

Venue Details

Contact

www.nationalgalleries.org/visit/school-visits

Address

The Mound, Edinburgh
EH2 2EL. West Lothian

Opening Hours

Mon-Friday 10am-5pm