Perth Museum and Art Gallery | Day Out With The Kids

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Perth Museum and Art Gallery

  • Perth
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

Perth Museum and Art Gallery lets you explore the culture and history of the area with more than half a million objects in their displays!
The Natural History section has a large insect collection, plus a number of fossils, plants collections and the Strathmore Meteorite, which entered the atmosphere east of Dunbar in 1917, leaving a bright trail across the sky.
There is a collection of fine art , another of over 150,000 photos, giving a record of life in Perthshire from the 1850s to present day.
The archaeology section has plenty of fascinating objects to check out such as a Bronze Age sword, a Neolithic stone ball and a medieval toilet!
There is an Egyptian collection, which includes a mummified body and a mummified hand, plus canonic jars and amulets.
A variety of events are held during the year, so check online before you visit to see what's happening and also find out about the most recent temporary display.

Opening hours

Tuesday - Saturday 10.00am - 5.00pm Sunday 10.00am - 5.00pm

Pricing

Free to visit

Travel & Contact Information

Address

George Street, Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH1 5LB, Scotland

Phone number

01738 632488

Map

Website

Click here to visit Perth Museum and Art Gallery's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Perth Museum and Art Gallery is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Perth Museum and Art Gallery has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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