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Perth Museum and Art Gallery

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Excellent Museum

Well worth a visit, local history of Perth and surrounding area. Other exhibitions are currently... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ghost stories in Perth

While away the cold days in this wonderful museum with child friendly interactive exhibits. Lots to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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“natural history”(11 reviews)
“free admission”(10 reviews)
“old masters”(4 reviews)
Culture is at the very heart of Perth and Kinross. Artists, writers and musicians across the ages have found their inspiration here by the River Tay. Perth Museum and Art Gallery houses one of the oldest museum collections in the UK. Our changing...more
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78 George Street, Perth PH1 5LB, Scotland
+44 1738 632488
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All reviews natural history free admission old masters bronze age long boat louise bourgeois temporary exhibits lovely building great exhibits all ages well worth a visit rainy day couple of hours town centre enjoyable visit helpful staff dinosaurs
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well worth a visit, local history of Perth and surrounding area. Other exhibitions are currently running too, including Margaret Morris and the dancing children. I particularly enjoyed the cinema footage of the dancers. The building is beautiful inside as well as out. It was one...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really enjoyed the visit and had a great time with one of the staff whose local knowledge was something else

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alistair C
Reviewed 6 days ago

While away the cold days in this wonderful museum with child friendly interactive exhibits. Lots to see and do, well worth the visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cathieogilvie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting museum and surroundings. Fine old art gallery and museum. Interactive things for children.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FJRitchie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Housed in a superb classical style building and with various themed rooms covering a wide range of topics, the museum offers a chance to spend an hour or so enjoying artefacts on a range of subjects ,many local. and all with free admission.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank barry067
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting local history, but all in a somewhat mish-mash fashion, with no logical arrangement. Lovely building though.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Compact and bijou museum in classic architecturally and interesting building exhibiting local anthropology along with 18th century and modern art

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Derek B
Reviewed 14 February 2019

Sick of trailing around shops with The Moll(AKA Mrs R...s) so visited this attraction, dateline 13/02/2019. Liked it, Quiet, Good galleries, Good interactive exhibits, Very few weans(children to those outwith Scotland). Why the good people of Perth and surrounding areas are not utilising this attraction...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 February 2019 via mobile

Well informed and very pleasant staff. 3 galleries with lots of info and the Margaret Morris display is excellent. Natural history section was full of kids drawing & interacting, always good to see.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank U8357BEalisons
Reviewed 4 December 2018

Visited the fun afternoon on the 30/11/2018 with my 3 year old granddaughter - great effort by the Polish community!! - plenty to do - face painting balloon making colouring in and gingerbread decorating - good to eat as well! - plenty helpers - staff...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JS L
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