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National War Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Categories: Military Museums, History Museums, Museums
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4.3/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web
Delve into over 400 years of Scottish military history at National War Museum of Scotland. Located inside the Edinburgh Castle, the museum forms part of the National Museums of Scotland and features exhibits of wartime artifacts and personal collections. Examine 17th-century Scottish weaponry and read personal journals to understand the historical importance of each battle in the shaping of present-day Scotland. Entry to the museum is included in the price of castle admission. Visit the museum before late afternoon, as it closes earlier than the castle. Make National War Museum of Scotland a part of your Edinburgh vacation plans using our Edinburgh vacation trip planner.
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  • If anyone were looking for a true reason NOT to go to war then you ought to go to the War Museum and take a long hard look at the list of names of very courageous and some very young people who gave e...  read more »
  • This was the best part of visiting the castle. So much history laid out in front of you! We spent more time in the war museum than in any part of the castle (aside from the ticket line. ha). If you ar...  read more »
  • If you're Scottish or a history buff, you may feel differently. I think this is worth a quick visit but if you aren't already interested in Scottish War history, you will take a gander and move on. 
  • A lot of scottish war history. This is a great museum if you're interested in the war history of Scotland. The museum contains everything from written history, to the medals achieved during the wars.
  • Great museum about Scottish military history. I visited it towards the end of my 3+ hour visit at the castle, so a bit tired, but still a great retrospective.
  • Interesting but not impressive.
  • I went there because my son insist, than we loved, I loved
  • best castel in Scotland
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