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Whitburn Community Museum

Whitburn Library, Union Road
Whitburn EH47 0AR

goo.gl

The history of Whitburn and its coal mining past are recreated in a permanent exhibition that can be accessed through the library. Temporary exhibitions are also held throughout the year.

Queensferry Museum

53 High Street
South Queensferry EH30 9HP

cac.org.uk

Situated in the historic former royal burgh of Queensferry, the museum commands magnificent views of the two great bridges spanning the Forth. Its collections trace the history of the people of Queensferry and Dalmeny, the historic ferry passage to Fife, the building of the road and rail bridges, and the wildlife of the Forth estuary.

Linlithgow Story

Annet House, 143 High Street
Linlithgow EH49 7EJ

linlithgowstory.org.uk

Pleasure palace of the royal Stewarts. The majestic royal palace of the Stewarts at Linlithgow today lies roofless and ruined. Yet the visitor still feels a sense of awe on entering its gates. Collections: The collection is representative principally of the social history of the town with photographs and objects largely from the 19th and early 20th century.

Kinneil Museum

Duchess Anne Cottages, Kinneil Estate
Bo'ness EH51 0PR

goo.gl

Kinneil Museum is located in the 17th century stable block of Kinneil House and acts as an interpretative centre for Kinneil Estate. The exhibition '2000 years of history' tells the story of the park from Roman times to the present day. Antoninus Pius, St Serf, Mary, Queen of Scots and James Watt are among the many historical characters associated with the estate.

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway

Bo'ness Station, Union Street
Bo'ness EH51 9AQ

bkrailway.co.uk

This hidden gem, only 40 minutes drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh, is located in the historic town of Bo'ness. Our friendly staff will welcome you aboard one of our heritage steam or diesel-hauled trains and wish you a pleasant journey. Collections: The collection is representative of Scottish railways from 1870 to the present day. There are 25 steam locomotives, 23 diesel locomotives, one electric locomotive, one electric and one diesel multiple units, 67 carriages and over 100 wagons.

Blackridge Community Museum

Blackridge Library, Craig Inn Centre
Blackridge EH48 3RJ

goo.gl

A community museum housed in the stable block of an old coaching inn. Open during library times, the museum relates the story of Blackridge's coaching and travelling past.

Blackness Castle - Historic Scotland

Blackness Castle
nr Linlithgow EH49 7NH

historic-scotland.gov.uk

Built in the 15th century by one of Scotland's most powerful families, the Crichtons, Blackness was never destined as a peaceful lordly residence; its enduring roles were those of garrison fortress and state prison.

Bennie Museum

9-11 Mansefield Street
Bathgate EH48 4HU

benniemuseum.org.uk

The Bennie Museum opened in 1989 as a museum of Bathgate's history and life. Special exhibitions are mounted on a regular basis, covering subjects as diverse as the annual Newlands Day Procession, local anniversaries, and subjects of general interest, such as toys.

Annet House Museum & Garden

143 High Street
Linlithgow EH49 7EJ

annethousemuseum.org.uk

On the upper floor the displays tell the story of the trades of the town, which includes textiles, leatherworking, distilling and chemicals. There is a video presentation telling the process of linen manufacture, an industry once important to Linlithgow. The garden extends over three terraces behind the house. It has been developed to show the uses of the garden when Annet House was first built with examples of some of the fruits, vegetables and herbs that might have been grown.

Almond Valley Heritage Centre

Millfield, Livingston Village
Livingston EH54 7AR

almondvalley.co.uk

Almond Valley welcomes you to a great family day out with friendly farm animals, green countryside, play areas and child friendly museum displays. Crawl through tunnels, hunt for fossils, explore secret works and invest your savings in Scotland's famous shale oil industry.