ABERDEEN MARITIME MUSEUM
Shiprow, Aberdeen AB11 5BY Directions
Multi-Media Presentations, Educational Visits, Exhibition Space, Crafts, Cafe, Interactive Displays, Heritage Trails, Venues, Learning, Research, Education Room and Hands-on Exhibits Souvenirs, Books, Artist Search, Several Toys, Music Shop, Maritime Paintings and Objects, Collections, Touch Screen Consoles & Computer Visual Databases
Aberdeen Maritime Museum houses a unique collection covering shipbuilding, fast sailing ships, fishing and port history. It is also the only place in the UK where you can see displays on the North Sea oil and gas industry. It has prospered off of sea-based industries from the boom of the city's fishing industry in the early 20th century to its oil industry today this museum explores the historical developments behind the city's maritime industries. It offers all the visitors a spectacular viewpoint over the busy harbour. It also has disabled friendly parking.
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THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS MUSEUM
St. Luke’s, Viewfield Road, Aberdeen AB15 7XH Directions
Education, Research, Shop, Permanent Exhibition, Venue Hire, Tea Room, Events, Specialty Museum, Guided and Group Tours, Workshops and Activities, Museum Events, School & Hospitality
'Gordon Highlanders Museum' is committed to preserving and sharing the legacy of this world-famous Regiment. The museum has a full program of events throughout the year, including a major annual exhibition in addition to displaying the permanent collection. It provides an excellent educational and outreach network for schools and community organisations across North East Scotland with the help of their sponsors for education. And also, it has a wonderful tea room a gift shop and beautiful gardens staffed by volunteers and can offer conference and fine dining facilities.
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CRUICKSHANK BOTANIC GARDEN
University of Aberdeen, Cruickshank Building, St Machar Drive, Aberdeen AB24 3UU Directions
Houses, Plants, Plants, Sunken and Rose Garden, Flowers, Meeting Place, Trees, Shrub Borders, Herbaceous Border, Visitor Center, Rock and Water, Tours, Arboretum, Weddings, School/Children Programs & Functions
The Cruickshank Botanic Garden has an internationally important collection of plants a valuable educational resource, part of the heritage of the University and City of Aberdeen. The garden features with shrub boundaries a rock, and water garden, sunken garden, rose garden, herbaceous border, and arboretum. It houses a range of over 2,500 marked plants that are of national importance. And also, it has a large collection of rhododendrons and flowering bulbs with several rare shrubs and trees. They provide an educational resource both for University students and for the thousands of schoolchildren. This stunning 11 acre Garden gives visitors year-round attraction.