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Address: 5 Guestrow, Aberdeen AB10 1AS, Scotland
Phone Number: 44-122-464-1086
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**Provost Skene's House is temporarily closed to the Public**

The House will...

**Provost Skene's House is temporarily closed to the Public**

The House will be closed during the development of Marischal Square. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Closed due to building surrounding it

This is an exilant place a lovely tea room at the ground floor and always intresting exibits when its open. shame it will probly be another few years before you can visit again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
andrew_macleod
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is an exilant place a lovely tea room at the ground floor and always intresting exibits when its open. shame it will probly be another few years before you can visit again.

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Thank andrew_macleod
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

One of the best places in city center to visit when in Aberdeen. It used to be hidden behind St Nicholas House (soon will be hide behind some shopping center) - beautiful old house with lovely exhibitions. Must see if you are interested in Scottish history

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Thank MartaScotland
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
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362 reviews
158 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The Provost House continues to be boarded up as it is amidst a huge building project in the area. At the moment, it resembles an abandoned building.

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Thank geismom
Stirling, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Disappointed that we hadn't realised we were not able to visit this as the area is being redeveloped.

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6 Thank Penny B
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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220 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I came to have a look around on sunday morning. has I got to the building sad to say it or closed up there all broaded up no one can get in. I think its closed for good.

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2 Thank rajesh4cat
Nairn, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Well, what can I say! Great museum and lovely café in basement. Great the knocked down all those horrible council buildings and now we can actually see this historic building. The council should be shot what they are planning now!!!

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4 Thank JacobDanish
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Great place to visit and such an historic building of various dates back to 15th century. Presently closed due to completely inappropriate redevelopment. Soon to be eclipsed by a bit of council folly and hemmed in with huge glass boxes completely out of character. What planet are the councillors on?

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6 Thank Alastair W
Reading, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I walked past it yesterday (3 Dec) and a sign announced that the site is closed 'for a year' due to demolition taking place in an adjacent building. I'm not sure when the year started or, for that matter, will finish so if you are interested in visiting the house it's worth checking when the site will reopen. In any... More 

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1 Thank Denise S
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is a back in time sort of place with home made soup salad and sandwiches all fresh i can only comment on what i have had. Nice and quiet for a lunch or a coffee with a friend for a chat and break from shopping

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1 Thank m0ragp2013
Aberdeen, Scotland
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47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Enjoy coffee and cake with friends in this historic little setting bang in the centre of Aberdeen. You have to visit in the day time as it is not open into the evening.

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