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White Wing at St Andrews Harbour Gala

White Wing at St Andrews Harbour Gala

15 July 2017 11:07 - 15 July 2017

If you are in the area, why not come and see us at St Andrews Harbour. White Wing will be there, flying the flag for the museum fleet, and we will have a stall on the quayside. Please pop by and say “hello” – we’d love to see you!

Activities will get underway at 11am and include a wide mixture of traditional and modern attractions. There will be side-stalls with games to test your skills; displays; bouncy castles and refreshments. Arts & Crafts will also be on sale in one of the marquees.

You can find out more at the Harbour Gala Facebook page

Historic Anstruther: Walking Tour

Historic Anstruther: Walking Tour

15 July 2017 2:07 - 15 July 2017

Do you know which famous pirate shot a cannonball at Anstruther in the 18th century? Or how a Tahitian Princess came to be buried in the town’s churchyard? Find out the answers to these questions and more with our fascinating walking tour of Anstruther.

2 pm – 3.30 pm
£3 per person
Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Booking advised – contact the Scottish Fisheries Museum, 01333 310628

East Neuk Unearthed

East Neuk Unearthed

06 May 2017

To celebrate the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology we travel through time to discover the history that lies hidden all around us and in the earth beneath our feet. Using objects from our own collections, plus local finds borrowed from National Museums Scotland and other collections in Fife, the exhibition will provide lots of opportunities for visitors to get hands on with history.

Merchant's Room : Sea and Landscapes of Scotland

an exhibition by Local Artist Arthur Nuttall and Friends

Merchant's Room : James More Horsburgh

An exhibition of the much-admired work of the late artist More Horsburgh, fisherman of Pittenweem.

In Focus

In Focus

04 August 2017

A personal insight into the Scottish Fisheries Museum’s photography collection.

Merchant's Room : The St Andrews Photographers

Exhibition by a group of local photographers who have united under the banner of “The St Andrews Photographers” to share their vision of the great beauty of our environment.

Visserstruien : Traditional Dutch Ganseys

Exhibition showcasing over 30 of textile expert Stella Ruhe’s hand-knitted garments based on her extensive research of traditional designs

Merchant's Room : Emily Noakes & Caroline McDonald

A beautiful selection of canvas-mounted and framed images.

The Battle of the May Island

An exhibition to mark the centenary of the fateful night of 31 January 1918 when two British submarines and over 100 lives were lost to the sea.

Catch of the Day: Fish, Food and Sustainability

An exploration of fish, its role in our diet, and the evolving fishing industry.



06 July 2018

A ceramic installation by artist Mella Shaw

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The Scottish Fisheries Museum Trust Ltd
St Ayles, Harbourhead, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3AB
Tel (within UK): 01333 310628
Tel (from outside UK): +44 1333 310628
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