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Eyemouth Maritime Museum, Eyemouth

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Eyemouth Museum is based in the centre of the town and documents the fishing and social heritage of Eyemouth, brought to life in its exhibits and through stories from local people. Central to the museum is the famous Eyemouth Tapestry that commemorates the Great East Coast Fishing Disaster of 1881, known as Black Friday, when 129 Eyemouth men lost their lives at sea. The tapestry was hand crafted by 24 local women and took 2 years to complete and is truly a sight to behold. As a museum, tourist information centre exhibition gallery and gift shop, we're sure you'll find more than one reason to visit Eyemouth Museum.
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  • We had planned our day round a visit here. On arrival we found the premises locked. There was a contact info sheet by the door. We called the mobile number to be told that the museum was no longer ope...  more »
  • Was in Eyemouth recently and prior to going had read about the Maritime museum. When we got there however we found out that the museum has closed. No signs out to say what has happened etc. Local peop...  more »
  • unique Marine Museum to Eyemouth , although the style of wooden boats are off their time back in the day  more »
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  • Closed doors for winter so can't give a review
  • Kids usually don't like museum lol but enjoyed this one. Thank you
  • Not as much as id hope to see but still worth a look
  • Family loved it
  • Must see the fort reconstruction