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National Museum of Scotland

EH1 1JF Edinburgh, Great Britain (UK)

Address Chambers Street
Floor area unfortunately not known yet  
Museum typ Exhibition
Technical Museum in general
  • Passenger cars
  • Steam engines/generators/pumps
  • Model Railway
  • TV and image recording
  • Tubes/Valves / Semiconductors
  • Model Ships
  • Wire- & tape recording
  • Textile production
  • Radios (Broadcast receivers)
  • Jukeboxes
  • Railway
  • Biology / Medicine
  • Gramophone (no electrical sound transmission)
  • Industry / Production Technology

Opening times
Daily: 10:00-17:00

Status from 05/2016
Free entry, donations welcome.

Tel.:+44-300-123 6789   


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Location / Directions
N55.947929° W3.188876°N55°56.87574' W3°11.33256'N55°56'52.5444" W3°11'19.9536"

By bus and train:
Follow signs to the city centre. Pay and display parking is available on Chambers Street and off-street parking nearby at NCP Quartermile. Further information on parking can be found at By bus/train

A number of buses go via the city centre and stop at George IV Bridge or South Bridge. The nearest train station is Edinburgh Waverley. Chambers Street is a few minutes walk

By car and bike:
Follow signs to the city centre. Pay and display parking is available on Chambers Street and off-street parking nearby at NCP Quartermile

Some example model pages for sets you can see there:

CDN: NAD, New Acoustic Stereo Amplifier 3020 Series 20 (1979-82?)
D: Bing, Gebr.; Bing Bingola 1 (1928/29?)
D: Studer GmbH, Willi Revox G36 (1963-67)
GB: His Master's Voice Electrical Reproducer 551A (1930)
GB: Duo Trac Cell-o- Cell-o-Phone Sound Projector 381 (1936-38)
GB: His Master's Voice Television HMV901 (1936-39)
GB: His Master's Voice HMV 907 (1938)
GB: His Master's Voice HMV904 (1939)
GB: Garrard Eng. & Mfg. Transcription Motor 301 (1954-64)
GB: Quad Brand; Quad II (2) (1954?)
GB: Leak, H.J.; London High-Fidelity Amplifier TL/10 (1955??)
GB: Leak, H.J.; London Varislope II (2) (1958)
GB: Dansette Products Major De Luxe MDL21 (1958?)
GB: Leak, H.J.; London Trough-Line (1958??)
J: Sony Corporation; Quadradial Tape Deck TC-366-4 (1970)
J: Mitsubishi Electric Multiplay System Z-20 (1983??)
USA: Edison, Thomas A., Phonograph Home A (1900)

Some example tube pages for sets you can see there:

CAMERA TUBE, general Emitron
Plumbicon 55875R
Orthicon 5954A
Triode, vacuum 845


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