A major new exhibition at the The first of three planned days of industrial action by members of the
Its new show, Ming: The Golden Empire, was due to open today and run until October. Last night the NMS said it did not know if the museum would open today.
The strikes are an escalation of a dispute over a weekend working allowance that has been ongoing since
A spokesman for National Museums Scotland said: "It is regrettable that PCS has chosen to take this action, which is bound to have an impact on planned days out for tourists and locally based visitors, particularly at the beginning of the school summer holidays."
He added: "Weekend payments are no longer common in the culture and tourism sector across the
A major new exhibition at the
The first of three planned days of industrial action by members of the