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Buckie and District Fishing Heritage Centre

Open Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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A real community effort!

The heritage is one of the key things on offer to both tourists and locals alike. The centre is run... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
David R
Buckie, United Kingdom
Brilliant place to visit

Very interesting [place to visit and everyone was so friendly. Great for finding local family... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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7 Cluny Place, Buckie AB56 1HB, Scotland
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All reviews cup of tea local volunteers great place to visit school trip first hand great knowledge local area well worth a visit model boats museum artifacts history photos information
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

The heritage is one of the key things on offer to both tourists and locals alike. The centre is run by a large team of volunteers who like to share their knowledge and time with anyone who shares a passions for local history and particularly...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic time here. The staff were lovely and helpful. Lots of interactive exhibits (my son loved doing the different knots)

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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Very interesting [place to visit and everyone was so friendly. Great for finding local family history information..

Thank Rainbows5
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is represents the fishing community at its best. Volunteers who have been there and done it for real - proud of their heritage and willing to share it with locals and tourists alike. You can learn about the development of the town, the economic...More

Thank Rest757
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Great source of local history and artifects,a must for chasing lost relatives as we were, keep up the good work

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Found completely by accident, but well worth a vist. Knowledgeable guides with actual fishing experience. Lots of model boats and other fishing artifacts.

Thank HerenowForfar
Reviewed 6 June 2016

A tremendous facility that comprehensively documents the local fishing industry, the boats, the people and support services. Staff are all volunteers and are very knowledgable, many are retired fishermen. The range of artefacts, photographs and documents have to be seen to believed. You will be...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The fishing heritage centre gives an insight into the history of the hard work women and men had to endure many years ago

Thank denbarbeauty
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Small museum. But what a gem!! The staff were very helpful. Entry was free. But I left a decent donation in the tin. They deserve it

Thank nigel s
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I spent a very enjoyable 2 hours with the volunteers who found local press articles on my family. I left this area in 1961 and it was wonderful to chat to these very kind gentleman who knew my family history and rekindled some great memories....More

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Hazel L
9 October 2018|
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Response from kgcowie | Reviewed this property |
Turn into Buckie at the Tesco entrance- all the way down High Street to the mini roundabout at the square- turn left then 1st right and it’s on your fight behind the library!