Museum of Abernethy, Abernethy

History Museum · Hidden Gem · Landmark
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.
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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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