Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. In addition to the mainland, the country is made up of more than 790 islands.

In the eighteenth century Scotland began to produce artists that were significant internationally, all influenced by neoclassicism, such as Allan Ramsay, Gavin Hamilton, the brothers John and Alexander Runciman, Jacob More and David Allan.

Museums in Scotland own significant collections of art, such as the National Gallery of Scotland, the National Museum of Scotland, the Burrell Collection and the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

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Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. In addition to the mainland, the country is made up of more than 790 islands.

In the eighteenth century Scotland began to produce artists that were significant internationally, all influenced by neoclassicism, such as Allan Ramsay, Gavin Hamilton, the brothers John and Alexander Runciman, Jacob More and David Allan.

Museums in Scotland own significant collections of art, such as the National Gallery of Scotland, the National Museum of Scotland, the Burrell Collection and the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

There are 374 museums in Scotland.

Tours and tickets

These tours and tickets are available in Scotland.

To see and do in Scotland

Discover the best museums in Scotland.

Exhibitions in Scotland

We've picked some exhibitions in Scotland you'll love.

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Growing Up: different journeys
30Nov

Growing Up: different journeys

If there is one common theme regarding growing up it’s that everyone gets older and everyone does it differently. In the year of Young People, the newest exhibition in King’s Museum explores this idea...
Emil Nolde | Colour is Life
21Oct

Emil Nolde | Colour is Life

Emil Nolde (1867-1956) was one of the greatest colourists of the twentieth century. He felt strongly about what he painted, identifying with his subjects in every brushstroke he made, heightening his...
Bash Street's Back At The McMenace!
21Oct

Bash Street's Back At The McMenace!

The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum is celebrating the 80th birthday of Beano this summer. A special collaboration with DC Thomson’s Beano Studios in an awesome exhibition ‘Bash Street’s Back a...
A Healing Passion: Medicine in Glasgow Past and Present
01Nov

A Healing Passion: Medicine in Glasgow Past and Present

The Hunterian was built on the founding bequest of Dr William Hunter whose medical collections were the core of his career, museum and success. ‘A Healing Passion’ is a permanent display dedicated to...
A Quest For Healing
04Nov

A Quest For Healing

We are delighted to welcome award winning Chinese artist Zhang Yanzi, who will be exhibiting until the 4th of November. Through diverse materials, Zhang Yanzi will explore the themes of healing, energ...

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