The Royal Museum
The National Museum of Scotland comprises two linked buildings in Chambers Street, Edinburgh:
- The Royal Museum, built 1861.
Royal Museum, Edinburgh - 2008
© Peter Stubbs. www.edinphoto.org.uk Photograph taken April 27, 2008
The Main Hall
This photo was taken, looking down from the first floor balcony to the Main Hall of the Royal Museum on April 27, 2008, the day that the museum closed its doors to the public, to undergo three years of refurbishment.
Entertainment provided on this occasion, a Sunday afternoon, included music and Scottish Country Dancing in the Main Hall in front of the Millennium Clock.
From foreground to background:
- Scottish Country Dancing in front of the Millennium Clock
- Two Goldfish Pools
- The Café