National Museum Of Rural Life

Take in the sights, smells and sounds of a 1950s working farm, complete with dairy cows and sheep, at the National Museum of Rural Life in East Kilbride.

National Museum Of Rural Life

About National Museum Of Rural Life

Wester Kittochside Philipshill Road, East Kilbride G76 9HR
03001236789
National Museum Of Rural Life Website
Follow NtlMuseumsScot on Twitter
Facebook information can be found here

The nine million pound project comprises a museum and visitor centre, the Georgian farm buildings of Wester Kittochside, the species-rich fields around it and a large events area.

The 50,000 square foot building displays a number of farming artifacts from around Scotland and has included the relocation of artifacts and equipment from an existing museum at Ingliston (Edinburgh) and an operational traditional working farm.

Upcoming Events at National Museum Of Rural Life

Heavy Horse Show

Heavy Horse Show

15th July 2018
Join us for one of Scotland's biggest heavy horse shows at National Museum of Rural Life this summer!
Harvest Weekend

Harvest Weekend

29th September 2018 - 30th September 2018
Help us celebrate the harvest this autumn at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life's Harvest Weekend!
Go Wild in Autumn

Go Wild in Autumn

15th October 2018 - 21st October 2018
Go Wild in the countryside during the October Half Term holidays at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life!
Halloween Party

Halloween Party

31st October 2018
There's lots of spooky happenings at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride this Halloween!
Christmas Fair at the Farm

Christmas Fair at the Farm

9th December 2018
Celebrate Christmas down on the farm with festive donkeys and a visit to Santa and his tractor-driving elf at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life!
Future Farms

Future Farms

9th February 2019 - 10th February 2019
What will we be growing, cooking and eating in the year 2050? Come along to the award-wining National Museum of Rural Life for their Future Farms event!

Sponsored Links

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »

Popular Events

Play Talk Read Roadshow in Lanarkshire
Come on board the Play Talk Read bus with your wee one and join in the fun as the roadshow visits Lanarkshire!
Hamilton Mausoleum Tour
Take a tour of one of the finest private tombs in the country and the town’s most striking historic landmark, Hamilton Mausoleum.
East Kilbride Summer Fest
Summer has arrived in East Kilbride when Summer Fest returns for 2018 bringing two days of entertainment for all the family!
A Douglas! A Douglas!
Meet the 4th Earl of Douglas, Sir Archibald, and find out what life was like at Bothwell Castle during the 1400s!
Yoga For Beginners
This Yoga For Beginners course at Number 18 is dynamic, detailed and exciting for anyone interested in beginning their journey with yoga!