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Eyemouth Museum, Eyemouth

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History Museum Museum
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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TripAdvisor
  • Well laid out and child friendly and instructive and good for adults too. Much improved over the years.  more »
  • The ladies here wear a lot of hats !! and they should be your first port of call to collect all your information for Eyemouth and the surrounding areas of Berwickshire, and the wider Borders area. Lot...  more »
  • This is the place to start your visit to Eyemouth. Ask questions and get great information on where to go as well as the historical significance of the Border harbour town  more »
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  • 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