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Aberdeen Maritime Museum

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Attraction Information

  • Museums and Art Galleries icon Museums and Art Galleries

Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)

Venue type: Indoor

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.

Aberdeen Maritime Museum's mascot is a pirate character called Granite Jack and a large image of Granite Jack greets visitors in the museum's reception area. They have quiz sheets for the younger visitors to fill in as they go round the building, one is suitable for children under 7 years old and the other is for children 8 years old and above.

To help children complete the quiz they have Granite Jack pictures on display throughout the museum leading them to complete the quiz. At the end of the trail, everyone gets a Granite Jack badge to take home, along with the quiz sheet.


  • Restaurant Onsite Restaurant Onsite
  • Parking Available Nearby Parking Available Nearby

Getting There and Contact Information


Shiprow, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, AB11 5BY, Scotland


Click here to visit Aberdeen Maritime Museum's website
01224 337700

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 12:00 - 15:00


Free admission


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