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Unst Heritage Centre

Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED

The centre tells the story of Unst with exhibitions on crofting, fishing and geology. There are good displays of spinning…

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Scottish Maritime Museum (Irvine)

Harbour Road, Irvine, Ayrshire, KA12 8QE

The Scottish Maritime Museum holds an important nationally recognised and varied collection.

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Coats Observatory

Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2DR

This unique building in the centre of Paisley was first opened to the public in 1883. Displays relate to astronomy,...

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Robert Burns Birthplace Museum (NTS)

Alloway, Ayr, KA7 4PQ

The Museum is world-class attraction that boasts a contemporary café, gift shops and exhibitions.

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British Golf Museum

St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AB

Trace the history of British golf from its origins up to the personalities of today. are displays exploring St Andrews...

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Shetland Crofthouse Museum

Boddam, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JG

A traditional mid 19th century thatched crofthouse with watermill and outbuildings. House is furnished in style of period…

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Tain Through Time

Tain, Ross-shire, IV19 1DY

Museum, visitor centre and medieval collegiate church, telling the story of the royal burgh of Tain. Temporary exhibitions,...

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Clan Donald Skye

Sleat, Isle of Skye, IV45 8RS

Discover the history of the Highlands and Islands through the story of Clan Donald.

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Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

A unique visual history of Scotland told through the portraits of those who shaped it, from the 16th century to the present.

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Museum of Islay Life

Port Charlotte, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA49 7UE

Illustrates life on Islay from prehistoric times to the early 20th century. Browse through archives, photographs and books...

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Moffat Museum

Churchgate, Moffat, Dumfriesshire, DG10 9EG

Moffat Museum is a small modern, independent, community run Museum recently refurbished with full Museum Accreditation.

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Aberdeen Maritime Museum

Aberdeen, AB11 5BY

Tells the story of the city's long and fascinating relationship with the sea through a unique collection of artefacts and…

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Scottish Vintage Bus Museum

Lathalmond, by Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ

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Atlantic Islands Centre

Cullipool, Oban, PA34 4UB

Atlantic Islands Centre is a mainly volunteer run Visitor and Community Centre on the Isle of Luing.

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1 Unst Heritage Centre Haroldswick, Shetland, ZE2 9ED 3 stars
2 Scottish Maritime Museum (Irvine) Harbour Road, Irvine, Ayrshire, KA12 8QE 4 stars
3 Coats Observatory Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2DR 2 stars
4 Robert Burns Birthplace Museum (NTS) Alloway, Ayr, KA7 4PQ 3 stars
5 British Golf Museum St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AB 5 stars
6 Shetland Crofthouse Museum Boddam, Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JG 2 stars
7 Tain Through Time Tain, Ross-shire, IV19 1DY 4 stars
8 Clan Donald Skye Sleat, Isle of Skye, IV45 8RS
9 Scottish National Portrait Gallery Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
10 Museum of Islay Life Port Charlotte, Isle of Islay, Argyll, PA49 7UE
11 Moffat Museum Churchgate, Moffat, Dumfriesshire, DG10 9EG
12 Robert Burns Centre Dumfries, DG2 7BE
13 Aberdeen Maritime Museum Aberdeen, AB11 5BY 4 stars
14 Scottish Vintage Bus Museum Lathalmond, by Dunfermline, KY12 0SJ
15 Atlantic Islands Centre Cullipool, Oban, PA34 4UB

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