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Great Scottish Contemporary History

Fraserburgh is not on any guide I know about but it’s well worth the trip. The Heritage Center and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Franklin C
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Went here with the grandchildren 7 & 3. They had a ball. So many things to see and be tactile with... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
monica f
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Quarry Road, Fraserburgh AB43 9DT, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very interesting centre with a lot of information about the history of Fraserburgh and its famous people. Run by volunteers who have extensive knowledge. Some interactive stations for the children to use. Well worth a visit if you are in the area or are interested...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fraserburgh is not on any guide I know about but it’s well worth the trip. The Heritage Center and Lighthouse are wonderful finds. You’ll spend 4 hours and wish you had more time.

Thank Franklin C
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Went here with the grandchildren 7 & 3. They had a ball. So many things to see and be tactile with. Lots of information about Fraserburgh through the ages. Truley a great find. It to be seen. We will be back

Thank monica f
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing time here, so informative and especially loving the tactile areas where my visually impaired husband could touch ! The staff are so friendly and so welcoming. Have told friends and families abroad about this place : they’re wanting to come ! There’s...More

Thank Marie N
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Great visit to this volunteer run venue. Lots of child friendly additions to the fascinating exhibits. Local staff will add extra info to enhance your visit, a must visit if you are in the area

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Very interesting centre aided by audio commentary traces the history of this this ancient fishing town. Plenty of hands on stuff for kids of all ages.

Thank ianbee2015
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

It was a great experience and children can touch somethings and they could go on somethings!! I would go there again!!! I would definitely recommend the museum!!!

Thank Lily W
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Traveled to Fraserburgh as paternal grandfather immigrated to Canada in 1910. Was very pleasantly surprised at the excellent museum (well designed and interactive for children) and the wealth of information about the city, its history and famous people from Fraserburgh - ie. Madama Butterfly, the...More

Thank BigMomma52
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We visited the heritage centre, which we found very interesting with plenty to look at. Very hands on for children.

Thank 122eleanord12
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

A good descriptive history of the town. The hand held audio device gave useful information and was easy to use. We didn't have a lot of time there, so couldn't read everything, making the short audio descriptions particularly helpful. Lots of 'hands on' and a...More

Thank sjmisme
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