A tour of the Scottish Maritime Museum at Irvine Harbourside, an introduction to Captain Betsy Miller. A short walk to the ship workers tenement building and Scottish rum sampling or non-alcoholic west coast ginger wine.
This tour begins at the Scottish Maritime Museum at the Irvine Harbourside. You will view some vessels in the museum and meet Betsy Miller who will tell you about her life as a sea captain. You will take a short walk to the ship workers tenement rooms and Maggie MacIntosh will describe life growing up there in 1920's. From there you will go to Puffers and see some model boats and the final stop will be the Harbour lights Inn where you will sample Scottish rums or non-alcoholic west coast ginger wine.