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Fraserburgh Heritage Centre

Quarry Road, Fraserburgh AB43 9DT, Scotland
+44 1346 512888
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Well worth a visit

An excellent local history museum and themed exhibitions - much larger than most and very... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2014
Scarlet-Pimpernel100
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Quality content and historic interest

I recently visited the Fraserburgh Heritage Centre while on holiday and was amazed at what was on... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2014
harry s
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Quarry Road, Fraserburgh AB43 9DT, Scotland
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Quarry Road, Fraserburgh AB43 9DT, Scotland
+44 1346 512888
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Reviewed 24 June 2014

An excellent local history museum and themed exhibitions - much larger than most and very informative and not just about the fishing industry. The local studies room contains a wealth of information for family historians.

1  Thank Scarlet-Pimpernel100
Reviewed 20 June 2014

I recently visited the Fraserburgh Heritage Centre while on holiday and was amazed at what was on offer to the public. This Centre is a hidden treasure and well worth a visit by young and old. I was particularly impressed by the cleanliness and well...More

2  Thank harry s
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit and was made to feel very welcome by all the volunteer organisers we spoke to and they were all very helpful. The settings well done and the commentary help us take full advantage

1  Thank old20nick
Reviewed 27 September 2013

Great visit if you are interested in local history. You will find plenty of hands on displays and materials to use to get a very good insight into the past and what life must have been like in this area. Staff were very helpful, pleasant...More

1  Thank Charles H
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Staff were very friendly and helpful with all aspects of the visit. Very interesting facts about the people and areas surrounding the Broch.

1  Thank GreigB28
Reviewed 14 September 2013

What a fabulous place to go! The Fraserburgh Heritage Centre is jam packed full of fun activities for the whole family. Interactive, informative and a great deal of fun, I highly recommend a visit to this well presented, clean attraction. The staff are beyond helpful,...More

2  Thank Raven E
Reviewed 6 September 2013

This is the place to go to find out about the history and heritage of Fraserburgh. Did you know that John Glover who founded the Mitsubishi Corporation in Japan was born in Fraserburgh? Did you know that Guglielmo Marconi conducted Scotland’s earliest radio experiments here...More

1  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We made two visits to the Heritage Centre on consecutive days with residents from our Care Home. They all had a good time with the volunteers of the centre going out of their way to be very helpful to our residents and with their understanding...More

1  Thank Carole D
Reviewed 20 August 2013

A thoroughly interesting and enjoyable look back at the history of Fraserburgh! It's very popular with the residents from my work who always enjoy reminiscing about the old days and also interesting for the younger generation to see how life was back in those days!!...More

2  Thank Linzibecs
Reviewed 1 August 2013

This was a first visit, and I was amazed not only by the quantity and quality of the exhibits, but also the imaginative way they were displayed - someone obviously has a real flair for making the most of everything which larger, better funded (and...More

2  Thank ElmaMc
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