The Saltire Society Literary Awards

The Saltire Society brings you Scotland's National Book Awards!

Join us at the National Museum of Scotland to celebrate the best in Scottish books on Saturday 30 November.

Founded in 1936, the Literary Awards have been celebrating new talent and established expertise in Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, History, Research and First Book as well as the overall acoloade of Book of the Year. This year we are thrilled to introduce Book Cover of the Year, celebrating the best in Scottish design, and the Saltire Lifetime Achievment Award which will highlight the work of one of Scottish literature's greatest contributors.

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Concession tickets are available to Saltire Society Members, students and individuals over 65.

Ceremony Details

6.45pm - Doors open

7pm Sharp - Official ceremony starts

8.45pm - Official Ceremony Ends

8.45pm -Drinks,canapes and music

11pm -close

Dress Code
Smart Casual

Please contact: 0131 556 1836 or with any special requirements.

The National Museum of Scotland, Chamber Street is accessible via lifts and ramps. There are accessible toilets on all floors.


For more details on the museum and how to get there please visit HERE