Surgeons' Hall Museums

at Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Nicolson St, Edinburgh, EH8 9DW United Kingdom

Surgeons' Hall Museums is home to one of the largest and most historic collections of surgical pathology in the World, open to the public since 1832.

Surgeons' Hall Museums
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Nicolson St
Edinburgh EH8 9DW
United Kingdom
Contact Phone
P: + 44 131 527 1711


Surgeons' Hall Museums was developed as a teaching museum for students of medicine, its fascinating collections, including bone and tissue specimens, artefacts and works of art, have also been open to the public since 1832, making it Scotland’s oldest museum. Please note photography is prohibited in the museum in accordance with the Human Tissue (2006) Scotland Act.

How To Get to Surgeons' Hall Museums

Bus numbers: 3,5,7,8,14,29,33, 37,47

Opening time

  • Mondays: 10:00- 17:00
  • Tuesdays: 10:00- 17:00
  • Wednesdays: 10:00- 17:00
  • Thursdays: 10:00- 17:00
  • Fridays: 10:00- 17:00
  • Saturdays: 10:00- 17:00
  • Sundays: 10:00- 17:00


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