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Explore Scotland’s museums and enjoy a fascinating day out where you can learn of famous warriors, see a variety of artefacts or get hands on with interactive displays.
Throughout Scotland there is a wide variety of museums covering every topic imaginable - delve into history, art, culture, science, transport, childhood, sport and much more.
Hear fascinating stories, play with interactive exhibits and see the history of Scotland and the world. With plenty of museums in the cities and small villages to visit, see what you can uncover.
Get a glimpse of Orkney’s natural history and maritime past at this museum which sports a unique collection of artifacts.
Paisley Museum opened in 1871. The building was designed by the well-known Glasgow architect John Honeyman and paid for by Sir Peter Coats of the famous Coats thread manufacturing family.
HistoryLinks Museum is a local history museum in Dornoch.
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Stranraer's historic Old Town Hall is home to this fascinating museum where you can discover Wigtownshire's past.
The Museum of Abernethy tells the local history of Abernethy, a historic settlement since Pictish times, and the inhabitants.
Banchory Museum has displays relating to local history, especially the life of Banchory born musician and composer James Scott Skinner - the Strathspey King.
A small local history museum and gallery, which aims to explore the social and cultural heritage of the Levenmouth area.
Historic Ships & Boats
Experience life in the Antarctic with Captain Scott and his crew on the RRS Discovery at Discovery Point. Uncover the tale of one of the most heroic voyages of exploration ever undertaken.
See an intriguing collection of rare fossils from Orkney and around the world and learn more about the heritage of the Orkney Isles.
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