Elgin Museum


1 High Street, Elgin, Moray, IV30 1EQ

    Elgin Museum is Scotland’s oldest independent museum.

    The collections are housed in a Grade A listed building at the east end of the High Street. Here you will find objects displayed from all around the world, but especially from Moray, dating from before the dinosaurs to the present day. The important general collections include Pictish stones, archaeology, social history, natural history, art and science.


    4 Museum
    Opening Times
    2016 Opening Times
    28 Mar 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

    Appointments to view can be made during the closed season. School visits can be arranged during the closed season.


    • Public Toilet Facilities


    • Town Centre

    Special Requirements

    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • School Groups Welcome
    • Senior Citizens

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop

    Payment Methods

    • Cash

    Wedding Services

    • Civil Ceremony
    • Romantic Location

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Elgin Station turn right and proceed to roundabout. Turn left up Moss Street and continue to the end, turn right on to Greyfriars Street then left down Glover Street. Turn right on to High Street. The museum is opposite the Moray Council HQ, at the end of High Street.


    Transport within Scotland

    For public transport information to visit here from within Scotland, enter your postcode and visit date below.

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    Access to Public Areas (Displays, exhibits, rides etc)

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds) or access by a ramp or lift to :
      • a public toilet suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair
      • the gift shop


    • There is an audible alarm system
    • Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility
    • Clear signage throughout the attraction (e.g. colour contrasted, large lettering, use of pictograms etc.)

    Attraction Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance
      • There is a handrail by the ramp


    • The route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is :
      • flat, ie. without steps
    • There is a drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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