The museum offers displays about the town of Abernethy and its people in both ancient and modern times. Learn about the 3,000-year old logboat recovered in 2007; the Roman legionary fortress at Carpow; Abernethy as a Pictish capital, and as an important religious centre during early Christian times; as the place where Malcolm Canmore met William the Conqueror; and so on down to the Second World War when Abernethy was home to many Polish troops. Entry is FREE but donations are gratefully accepted.Use our Abernethy trip planner to add Museum of Abernethy and other attractions to your Abernethy vacation plans.
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Small but very interesting and informative with helpful volunteers to assist. Free to enter but donations gratefully received. There is a small mezzanine level which would be problematic for the... more »
Very interesting. Lots of visual displays divided into sections. Relating history of Abernethy to events in wider world. more »
Another interesting place and 1st visit
Lovely wee historical place in an picturesque, small village.
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