Fraserburgh Heritage Centre


Fraserburgh Heritage Society Ltd, Quarry Road, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire, AB43 9DT

    Discover four centuries of local history at the Fraserburgh Heritage Centre, a family friendly attraction in Aberdeenshire.

    Sited in what was originally a barrel store, this award-winning museum is run by volunteers from Fraserburgh Heritage Society.

    Discover the bustling quayside in the age of sail and explore a wealth of displays to interest every age.

    Fraserburgh Heritage Centre illustrates the rich history of this north east Scotland fishing town which grew from a 'mere creek' to become Scotland's premier herring port.

    Something for everyone can be found among the 23 displays illustrating the historical, social and economic development of Fraserburgh, including the stories of famous townsfolk who made their mark around the world.

    For the younger visitor, the centre has more than 20 hands-on activities that enable the user to have fun and learn about the past.

    Audio tours are available - No extra charge. Child friendly. 23 hands on activities.

    Out of hours visits by appointment.

    Groups & School groups welcome - by appointment only

    prebooking essential.

    4 Visitor Attraction
    Unassisted wheelchair access
    Opening Times
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Apr 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

    Seven days a week - Mondays to Saturdays 11am to 4 pm (Last entry 3.15 pm)
    Sunday 12 noon to 4pm (last entry 3.15pm)


    • Public Toilet Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop

    Payment Methods

    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point
    • Parking
    • Public Parking Nearby


    • Closed Circuit TV
    • Hearing Loop
    • No Smoking Permitted


    • Coastal Location
    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Groups Welcome Pre booking essential.
    • School Groups Welcome

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