Visit the Royal Scots Museum, one of the visitor attractions in Edinburgh Castle.

Visit in person

Opening Times:

9.30am to 4.45pm, Monday-Sunday (summer)
9.30am to 3.45pm (winter)

The Royal Scots Regimental Museum
Edinburgh Castle

Former members of the Regiment wishing to visit the Museum only can arrange access by calling the Museum office on 0131 226 2688. At least two working days notice will be required to arrange access. This does not permit wider access to other areas of the Castle.

Take a virtual tour

A verbal and visual tour of the Museum can be downloaded from our apps.

Download for Android

Download for IOs

“If you wish to visit the Museum, free access to Edinburgh Castle can be arranged for members of The Association and The Regimental Family by calling 0131 226 2688, giving at least two working days’ notice. This will not allow wider access to the Castle
Please note: there will be an answering machines on all telephone numbers out with opening hours.”

The Royal Scots Museum is a Fair Work Environment for all employees and volunteers.

We endeavour to support our staff by:

  • Investing in development/training opportunities for all our staff and volunteers.
  • Implementing fair and progressive practices across all areas of our work; including in our recruitment process, pay and contracts.
  • Paying the real living wage