Museums in Scotland - (A)

Abbot House Heritage Centre - Auchindrain Open Air Museum

This list includes the homes of historic figures and buildings that portray a particular historical lifestyle. Both public and commercial museums are included in this list.

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Name Town County Organisation Heritage Rating
Abbot House Heritage Centre Dunfermline Fife 3 Heritage Rating
Aberdeen Art Gallery Aberdeen Grampian 1 Heritage Rating
Aberdeen Maritime Museum Aberdeen Grampian 2 Heritage Rating
Aberdeenshire Farming Museum Mintlaw Grampian 2 Heritage Rating
Aberfeldy Water Mill Aberfeldy Tayside 3 Heritage Rating
Achanlochy Clearance Village Bettyhill Highlands and Islands 3 Heritage Rating
Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Dunfermline Fife 3 Heritage Rating
Angus Folk Museum Glamis Tayside National Trust for Scotland 3 Heritage Rating
Annet House Museum and Garden Linlithgow Lothian 3 Heritage Rating
Arbroath Signal Tower Museum Arbroath Tayside 3 Heritage Rating
Arbuthnot Museum Peterhead Grampian 2 Heritage Rating
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Museum Stirling Central Scotland 2 Heritage Rating
Armadale Castle Gardens and Museum of the Isles Armadale Highlands and Islands 3 Heritage Rating
Arnol Black House Arnol Highlands and Islands Historic Scotland 4 Heritage Rating
Aros Experience Portree Highlands and Islands 1 Heritage Rating
Arran Heritage Museum Brodick Strathclyde 2 Heritage Rating
Auchindrain Open Air Museum Furnace Strathclyde 2 Heritage Rating
Name Town County Organisation Heritage Rating
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