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Fraserburgh Heritage Centre

Quarry Road, Fraserburgh AB43 9DT, Scotland
+44 1346 512888
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A delightful encounter

We were on a family history trail and the friendly staff assisted us with use of a reference room... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2015
Edie B
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Well worth a visit

My wife and I spent an interesting hour or so in this excellent Heritage Centre. The lady on the... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2015
Dio42
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Dursley, United Kingdom
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Quarry Road, Fraserburgh AB43 9DT, Scotland
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+44 1346 512888
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Reviewed 3 July 2015

We were on a family history trail and the friendly staff assisted us with use of a reference room so we could sit and access archives. One lady provided background from her own family research and cemetery records. The museum itself gave a feeling of...More

1  Thank Edie B
Reviewed 28 June 2015

My wife and I spent an interesting hour or so in this excellent Heritage Centre. The lady on the reception was most helpful and the audio guides were full of useful information. My only concern was that we were the only visitors there. Do visit...More

1  Thank Dio42
Reviewed 15 June 2015

This is a fascinating small museum staffed by knowledgeable volunteers. A lot is packed in a relatively small area but with plenty of room to move around logically with the help of an audio guide included in the admission price. Frazerburgh has had several illustrious...More

Thank dragonara2
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

Today this has become my favourite museum! My kids (aged 5 & 6) loved it. They dressed up as fisherman, landed fish on the boat and drove the old beach train and were kept amused for hours and had to be dragged away, and the...More

2  Thank Kath O
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Excellent museum. We went to kill an afternoon in the holidays and bought a family pass for the year. Very kid friendly and we were in there for a couple of hours and did not get the boys past the first interactive display. Looking forwards...More

1  Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 13 April 2015

An audio visual experience tracking the history of Fraserburgh, from a small fishing village through to its current role as the largest white fish port in Britain. See the effects of over fishing in the 20th century, the effect of war, polar explorers, the Scottish...More

1  Thank KozelFan
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Had a great family visit. Kids loved all the interactive bits and they learned things too. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank girlies_mum
Reviewed 4 November 2014

A wonderful place for kids and adults alike. The triumphs and tragedies of Fraserburgh and its famous sons and daughters are very interesting. The kids like all the hands on displays too. Many thanks.

1  Thank Paulo H
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Visited with my primary 3 class who have been finding out about Fraserburgh for their topic. The guides were really informative and kept the children's interest throughout the visit. There was plenty of hands on things to do too. Their favourites were landing then packing...More

1  Thank Ozzie200
Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

Visited today with my dad who is from fraserburgh and my 5 year old son. Had a great time and learned so much 5 year old had a brilliant time with all the hands on displays

2  Thank Mark M
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