Kinneil Museum, Bo'ness

4.4
#4 of 7 in Museums in Falkirk District
Explore local history at Kinneil Museum, located within the walls of Kinneil House's 17th-century stable. The second floor of the museum traces the history of this well-known estate; watch an informative video of the estate's history, which touches on interesting points like its connection to Mary Queen of Scots and James Watt. The ground floor focuses on the history of the town, which was built on Roman remains. The museum depicts the town's erstwhile prevalence in maritime trade and industry, as well as its more recent transformation into a center of notable architecture. Put Kinneil Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our Bo'ness trip builder tool .
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  • Although small, this free museum has some interesting exhibitions on the history of Bo'ness, with sections on the Romans and the industries such as mining that made Bo'ness the town it is today. There...  more »
  • This is a beautiful woodland area not just for walking the dog but just for having a leisurely walk round the beautiful wood land the museum is very interesting will only take ten mins and its free en...  more »
  • We visited Kinneil house and museum and were warmly welcomed by the staff member on duty. The museum is small but with a number if interesting displays about the House, local history, the local area a...  more »
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  • Not a huge amount to see but very interesting and the volunteer team are superb
  • Small but very nice museum, Kinneil house great to visit.
  • Grate we place for a wander around. Nice walks also.
  • Great little museum, free for all and has some great pictures of old Bo'ness.
  • Good walking or cycling area house is open at select times and occasional events take place in the grounds
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