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Well presented Galleries with cafe too!

We spent some time here doing family research. The staff were all so helpful and friendly. And the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lovely caafe

The Kirkcaldy Galleries cafe is a lovely place. A range of differeing seats and seating areas some... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Sharron W
Dysart, null, United Kingdom
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Kirkcaldy Galleries is a fresh, contemporary space for visitors to enjoy with a modern Library, Museum exhibitions, Art Galleries, Local & Family History Room, Visit Scotland Information Centre, Cafe, Shop and a host of other services, including...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Abbotshall Road, Kirkcaldy KY1 1YG, Scotland
+44 1592 583213
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All reviews scottish colourists local history public library glasgow boys family history great art nice cafe well laid out research room little gem great place to visit museum downstairs tea coffee worth a visit sandwiches soup paintings
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent some time here doing family research. The staff were all so helpful and friendly. And the cafe was brilliant too!

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Very keen to go here as really wanted to see the advertised exhibition. Carefully checked inline for opening hours and made a detour to get there within good time. It was shut, even though the notice board outside gave the same opening hours as advertised...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The Kirkcaldy Galleries cafe is a lovely place. A range of differeing seats and seating areas some with great views over the gardens. The coffee is lovely and the staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Sharron W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We went round the whole museum which was very nice, But the highlight was the Supervisor in the Café= Liz. Puts all her customers at ease, also connects with all customers, very good asset. We will tell all our friends. Also the little shop was...More

Thank tcorleone4
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit for a brouse or just a cuppa staff very nice and family friendly great family search room as well

Thank Maggi B
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Went into the Kirkcaldy information centre beside the Galleries and staff there very helpful in locating information about my ancestors from this area.

Thank joyce1867
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The museum was well laid out with a lot of easily read information on the industries of Kirkcaldy. The most fascinating item was a model of a cork plantation which was made just from cork. The detail in this was incredible. It was one of...More

Thank wildew
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This place has lots inside, including a library and artwork. However the best part is the museum with brilliant information and exhibits about the town, including on the 1994 cup winning Raith team. Also there is a piece on goalkeeper John Thomson with one of...More

Thank ScottishTemplar
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

A well laid out gallery, library and local museum which presents a wonderful image and welcome to Kirkcaldy. The staff are lovely and very friendly and the cafe is superb. Very good for children as they encourage interaction at every level plus there is a...More

Thank jojo1759
Lauren C, Manager at Kirkcaldy Galleries, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you for your review - we're so glad you enjoyed your visit to Kirkcaldy Galleries. We hope to welcome you back soon - upcoming highlights include the Fife Contemporary Arts "Nexus: Meetings at the Edge" which runs from Sat 31 March - Sun 10...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic museum, lots of interesting facts about kirkcaldy. Free to visit and has a nice cafe too. This building also houses the library. You could spend quite a while in there.

Thank Margo S
Lauren C, Manager at Kirkcaldy Galleries, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! We're so glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you to our venue again soon.

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