The Tolbooth Museum, Aberdeen

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#3 of 17 in Historic Sites in Aberdeen
The Tolbooth Museum is located in Aberdeen. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Aberdeen holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the The Tolbooth Museum and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Went here today due to the rain. Pleasantly surprised as the exhibits are good. Interesting pieces on the punishments for different crimes and liked the cells. Watch the steps up and down as they are ...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    It seems very interesting, is free and if you are at aberdeen you can see it, is very small and too many stairs.
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  • August 16, 2017
    This museum is small and atmospheric and makes for an interesting/ educational visit, however it is not suitable for the less abled bodied visitor as the only access is by climbing steep spiral stairs...  more »
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  • The staff were super friendly here - we just stumbled across this museum and they were very informative of what it was about. It's small but it's free and very interesting. Would recommend
  • Excellent historical museum! Not wheelchair or mobility friendly, has several high, winding staircases. Attendants were very knowledgeable and friendly. Viewings are by donation only, very inexpensive outing idea.
  • Brilliant place to take the kids to learn local history
  • A little small and cramped but absolutely loved the history!
  • Great value at free, interesting to learn about old Aberdeen through this prison museum

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