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Scotland's National Museum to host corporate events from October

The National Museum of Scotland, located in Edinburgh, is currently undergoing a £46.4 million re-development, with a view to hosting corporate events from October.

Scheduled to open to the public this summer, the development will include a new street level floor, a café and restaurant and 16 galleries. The Grand Gallery, a light-filled atrium, will be the museum’s central defining feature. It will house large-scale objects that highlight Scotland’s contribution to the world and the space can host a gala dinner for up to 850 people.

Facilities remaining open during the refurbishment include Hawthornden Court for receptions of up to 750 and gala dinners for 120, and the Board and Bute Rooms for meetings for up to 50 people.

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