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It is a pity it hasnot been reopened, it would be another attraction for visitors. The building is quite unique, lets hope the reopenimg is not far off.
Visit the maritime museum instead it is excellent.
Was to be a highlight of my visit to Aberdeen to see where the Family Skene made their name & fortune but just my luck, Closed and under major renovations ! Completely surrounded by safety fencing & Summer 2017 was long gone ?? Pity but...More
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abdnartmuseums, Manager at Provost Skene's House, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2018
Provost Skene's House is closed due to the development of Marischal Square. We would advise anyone coming to the city to visit any of our venues to check our website first. It does state on our website that the house is closed at the moment....More
another inside visit that is not accessible due to reconstruction. there seems to be a real reconstruction boom going on. not a good time for tourists.More
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abdnartmuseums, Manager at Provost Skene's House, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2017
We are sorry you tried to visit Provost Skene’s House. The building was closed to visitors in 2013 to accommodate the demolition of the surrounding building and regeneration of the site. We would encourage visitors to look at our website for opening hours of our...More
Will be nice when it is eventually opened but knowing the Aberdeen Councils track record it is highly unlikely that it will meet the opening date.as the pavements around here have been announced will be delayed.
Maybe they could use the time building a wall...More
Closed to the public for the foreseeable future whilst the city council creates its latest planning disaster all around. What is it with Aberdeen? St Nicholas House was a disaster. Now being replaced by something which will soon be as bad. Or worse. Pity no...More
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abdnartmuseums, Manager at Provost Skene's House, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2016
Thanks for your review. Provost Skene's House is temporarily closed for essential building works and the installation of a new exhibition. It will reopen to visitors in the summer of 2017.
Interesting building and museum in the city centre. Spaces are well laid out and it's GI to explore the old house. Sons areas are narrow due to the age of the building. Historically interesting. Great cafe and friendly staff this is suitable for adults and...More
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...More