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“enlightening”

Signal Tower Museum
Ranked #3 of 27 things to do in Arbroath
Certificate of Excellence
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
55 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“enlightening”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

Great wee museum, staff very helpful, and patient with children. Plenty to see and learn, free entry and well worth a visit. I would love it to have a coffee shop!!

Visited April 2014
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English first
Laurencekirk, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Educational and fun”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

First of all it's free. It has something to keep everyone entertained and you'll all learn something too

Visited August 2013
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Thank TazHugs
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Well worth a visit”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

A very nice little museum which tells the story of the Bell Rock lighthouse (and also gives a potted history of Arbroath) by means of wall boards and interesting displays. Very well laid out museum with very helpful and interested staff. Free admission and free parking - why wouldn't you want to visit?

Visited July 2014
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Thank Geo-0131
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
“Lovely wee museum”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2014

This was a great surprise - we mainly came here for somewhere to shelter on a rather rainy Saturday afternoon but we ended up staying for over an hour. The girl at the desk was very helpful - gave us a gallery activity leaflet for each of the boys (aged 8 and 10) that kept them interested in the visit and they got the opportunity to colour a hanging fish which the younger one enjoyed. The museum tells the story of the Bell Rock Lighthouse and does it well although it would perhaps have been interesting to see some other aspects of Arbroath's history.

Visited July 2014
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Thank Charlotte R
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Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Bell Rock”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

great small museum telling the story of the building of the Bell Rock lighthouse. Good parking and close to the lovely harbour

Visited April 2014
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Thank malx194
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