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Scottish Vintage Bus Museum

M90 Commerce Park Lathalmond | Lathalmond, by Dunfermline, Dunfermline KY12 0SJ, Scotland
+44 1383 623380
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An unexpected find!

We took a wee trip to the Vintage Bus Museum at Dunfermline today... wasn't expecting anything too... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sfconor1
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Fife, United Kingdom
Only open Sundays

Travelled up from Falkirk today (Friday) to find that the place is only open on Sundays. Bit of a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jgmcg2017
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
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M90 Commerce Park Lathalmond | Lathalmond, by Dunfermline, Dunfermline KY12 0SJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a wee trip to the Vintage Bus Museum at Dunfermline today... wasn't expecting anything too special as it's completely run by volunteers and only open on a Sunday afternoon... but our 11 years old was keen to go and we were so glad...More

1  Thank sfconor1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelled up from Falkirk today (Friday) to find that the place is only open on Sundays. Bit of a waste of time and fuel really. Loch Ore very nice.More

Thank jgmcg2017
Edward T, Public Relations Manager at Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry that you had a wasted journey to our Museum to find that we were closed. We are a voluntary organization and as such do not have sufficient volunteers to be able to open at other times. All our publicity material clearly states that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in Lathalmond to the north of Dunfirmline the Scottish Vintage bus museum is located on a former naval supply base. Many of the original buildings survive and this all adds to the experience. There is a huge collection of historic buses and tours are...More

1  Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wife and I had a great time, it's a big site with numerous sheds many of which we were able to enter and freely wander about with very little time restriction, we toured the site on a bus that was the same age as...More

Thank mjh65
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been meaning to go here for years, and today we both finally managed it, the place was extremely busy from about 11 o'clock this morning as they had a vintage car show on, the weather was really warm which probably contrbuted to how busy it...More

Thank author55
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Visited here today with my son, as we heard that there was a 'Running Day' on. This turned out to be an interesting day seeing such a vast number of vintage buses on display, many of which I have fond memories of travelling on in...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 21 May 2017

It is not a good thing to say that we had travelled on most of the bus types here ......a reminder that we are getting on a bit , There is a great selection all in working order with the trips round the site and...More

Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We took the three grandchildren (7, 8 and 9...one girl, two boys0 and they loved it. They were surprisingly fascinated by it all and liked the idea of a ride around the grounds in an old bus!

Thank Paddycumms
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I had a lovey few hours of nostalgia at the museum. The people running the place are lovely, warm , friendly and very knowledgeable about the exhibits.it was great to see such passion and dedication. The place or run mostly by volunteers who work hard...More

1  Thank Susandee58
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The museum is open every Sunday but there are special days when a number of the vintage vehicles take passengers on trips around the grounds and into Dunfermline. If you are interested in historical public transport this is the place with dozens of buses on...More

2  Thank Fontofall
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Haribo28Edinburgh
13 May 2017|
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Response from Edward T | Property representative |
Apologies for the late response. Our cafe only sells a limited supply of cold sandwiches, cakes, biscuits, sweets, etc plus hot drinks. We do not serve any warm or hot foods.
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lynz59nb
20 August 2016|
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Response from Edward T | Property representative |
Dogs are welcome provided they remain on a leash when in buildings and on tours.
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Nellied55
22 July 2015|
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Response from Edward T | Property representative |
On a normal Sunday opening a family ticket for two adults and two children is £12. Additional children are £3 each. Children under 5 are free. (Child prices vary for special events and can be seen on our website.)
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