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Great hour out

This is interesting and quite well looked after. The exhibits are interesting abd we'll set out... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
robertseymour3
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Forres, United Kingdom
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Unrecognised world figure

So this museum pays tribute to Hugh Falconer a mate of Darwin and really important academic figure... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
iainmcleod
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Mid Calder, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

This is interesting and quite well looked after. The exhibits are interesting abd we'll set out long may it last.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank robertseymour3
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

So this museum pays tribute to Hugh Falconer a mate of Darwin and really important academic figure. The free (but worth a donation) museum's greeter quite sensibly pointed me in the direction of the 15 min video presentation about the man to set the scene....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank iainmcleod
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Glad I visited here - lots to see and a very interesting film about Falconer. I knew nothing about him even though I once attended Forres Academy!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

My daughter and her friend so enjoyed using their imagination while looking at the exhibits today in the Falconer Museum. Always something new to discover, learn about and discuss. They are 9 and 11 years old and still love to dress up and use the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

The museum might be okay, but the woman on the desk was horrible. Not in the least bit helpful, wont be back.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

Small but perfectly formed! Interesting range of items on show some specific to Forres and some more general. Horrified to note that some of the items now classed as old enough to be in a museum are familiar to me from my youth!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We visited this museum this morning. It’s very well laid out, extremely interesting and the girl on the desk went the extra mile to help my husband with research into his family history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 897merylm
Reviewed 17 June 2018

We popped in here last week as we were shopping in Forres and just noticed it. What a charming and informative museum, there is enough to keep everyone happy with information about Forres and the local environment. They have interactive displays, and even a fabulous...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ali M
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Who knew that someone from Forres, Scotland had such worldly experience and affect on events. A protégé of Darwin, botanist still admired in India & of course what he did for the tea industry in India? Always enjoy taking a wander thru and discovering something...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

This is an excellent museum. The thing to know is that the collection is going to be sold off very soon.

Date of experience: February 2018
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