Museums in Aberdeenshire

Fordyce Joiners Workshop

Church Street
Fordyce AB45 2SL

Discover the importance of the rural carpenter to the local community in the days before mass produced goods, with displays of early tools and audio-visual presentation. Collections: See a craftsman working in wood, relax in a Victorian-style garden and view early workshop machinery.

Fraserburgh Heritage Centre

Quarry Road
Fraserburgh AB43 9DT

The heritage centre is leased by Fraserburgh Heritage Society and operated on a voluntary basis. The building was originally a barrel store, then the foundry of the Consolidated Pneumatic Tool Company Ltd, before being converted to a modern visitor centre which illustrates the history of Fraserburgh and its people.