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Lossiemouth Fisheries and Community Museum

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Full of local history

We were in the area hoping to get on a boat trip. However the weather was against us. We thought it... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
400jetc
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Sandy, United Kingdom
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what a treasure trove,

We always look for local museums when we are on our travels as they give a great insight into local... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
DeirdreS131
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Angus, United Kingdom
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2 Pitgaveny Quay, Lossiemouth IV31 6TW, Scotland
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We were in the area hoping to get on a boat trip. However the weather was against us. We thought it best to not waste our time in Loosiemouth and decided to visit the museum. Very reasonably priced. The place was full of artefacts and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We always look for local museums when we are on our travels as they give a great insight into local history and what makes a place the way it is. This place is a gem, contained in a former fish house is a collection of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DeirdreS131
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Strolling from beach to harbour, round it off with a great visit to the very informative and fantastic artwork at the LFCM. Friendly staff, who went that bit further and gave plenty information, and other snippets of info in how to get to and what...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John J
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited with my 11 year old son, as we had just done the lighthouse tour (also excellent and recommended) and wanted to see the original lense from the lighthouse, which has been relocated there. We found it, and so much more!! Like the lighthouse, the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susan W
Reviewed July 29, 2018

For a relatively small museum it is packed with local history and interesting stories of the past fishing industry in Lossie. The two ladies on duty when we arrived were so knowledgeable and keen to tell us the local stories. It was a fun hour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bailgate
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Great enthusiasm shown by the volunteers the day we visited, full of information and more than happy to take time explain about the items on display, well worth a visit with lots of interesting items

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank wulliemair
Reviewed June 6, 2018

The love for their town and it's history shown by the volunteers made our visit most memorable. Do make a point of visiting.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank esspee2012
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Bags of history packed into a little space with fantastic and really knowledgeable staff! We learned so much about this part of Scotland and the influence of fishing on its local communites. Leanne &Tim Buckley

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Leanne B
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Small and excellent museum, the volunteers are enthusiastic and very well informed. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Fenboi
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is a fascinating museum with some very interesting exhibits. Not your usual modern museum with interactive displays, but full of genuine artefacts and photographs. The volunteers who run it are ex-fishermen and really happy to chat and share their stories. We spent an hour...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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