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cracking wee museum nice opportunity for pictures & open air seated area for a rest. However no... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Rab B
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Livingston
Larger than you think

We were intrigued when we saw the outside of this museum, in the form of a life size navy frigate... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Melvyn H
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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19 Feb 2018
“It was closed. ”
9 Nov 2017
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The museum is situated on the harbour and is a replica of an 18th Century Frigate. The museum houses our current display of a whaling boat, "Eliza" from the Azores and similar to Capt. Ahabs' boat in Moby Dick. We are also fortunate enough to have...more
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Harbour Road, Eyemouth TD14 5HY, Scotland
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This place looked interesting, (Like an old ship) but when we got there it was closed. We looked through the window and there was nothing inside. Just a dirty old room. We have since heard that the place might be demolished, a pity as it...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This attraction is totally closed. Nothing to see. Unsure what is going to happen to the building. Totally empty

Thank ijdickson
Reviewed 17 September 2017

You cannot visit this Museum at the present time as a Lorry collided with the Roof 2 weeks ago ( and hit right where you would enter the Museum ) which was a shame as it looked to be an interesting place to visit

2  Thank 73North
Reviewed 15 August 2017

cracking wee museum nice opportunity for pictures & open air seated area for a rest. However no toilets but you can use the bistro's across the road

Thank Rab B
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We had planned our day round a visit here. On arrival we found the premises locked. There was a contact info sheet by the door. We called the mobile number to be told that the museum was no longer open!! A note on the door...More

Thank AGH2011
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Was in Eyemouth recently and prior to going had read about the Maritime museum. When we got there however we found out that the museum has closed. No signs out to say what has happened etc. Local people informed me that it was closed. Very...More

3  Thank Blaine W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

unique Marine Museum to Eyemouth , although the style of wooden boats are off their time back in the day

Thank izzgill
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were intrigued when we saw the outside of this museum, in the form of a life size navy frigate. Inside we receive a friendly welcome and a short,very interesting, talk on the history of the museum and its contents. It is basically a boat...More

1  Thank Melvyn H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This could be a really good museum given the maritime history of this coast, but doesn't quite hit the mark, but will be fine for an hour on a wet day. There is some stuff on whaling, and a few things for kids, but not...More

Thank Kelpie48
Reviewed 10 October 2016

For a small entrance fee (£3) its well worth a visit to see the boats and read the stories on offer.

Thank Jo-Anne S
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